Tag: board composition

VC Funds Face Risk Appointing Representatives To Board

While an early-stage startup benefits from the sophistication, experience and network of the seasoned directors designated by venture funds, it also creates risk of liability with structural conflicts of interest under Delaware corporate law.

To Manage Cyber Risk, Boards Need More Insight

Cyber risk, which has always represented a significant area of enterprise risk, is finally being acknowledged as intersecting with other areas of the board’s oversight.

Board Under Siege: What Wells Fargo Did Right (And Wrong)

The real test for good governance occurs in the wake of a crisis.

Shareholder Engagement: A Balancing Act

Board members share whether their oversight responsibilities should mandate regular communication with shareholders.