Tag: board composition

How Boards Miss The Mark On Composition

Kapila Anand, director at Extended Stay America, Omega Healthcare Investors, Elanco Animal Health, talks with us about trends in board composition.

Diversity in the Boardroom: Do You Really Need Another CEO?

When it comes to board composition, there’s no doubt that the good ol’ white boys club is being dismantled, but a new report suggests there’s still a long way to go before U.S. boards can shine as an example of equality.

A Director’s Personal Attributes Are Important As Their Skills

Composition of a board does not always guarantee effectiveness; what does are the personal attributes of the individual directors.

Tips For Recruiting And Onboarding New Directors

Julie Daum, leader of Spencer Stuart’s North American Board Practice, and Maria Morris, board member with S&P Global and Wells Fargo, discuss recruitment best practices.

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.

Board Leadership Program

The leading continuing education program for public company boards.

How To Onboard A New Director

Boards must be prepared to onboard new directors and facilitate a process that allows them to hit the ground running.

Guide To Board Assessments

Engaging a useful, annual self-assessment is fundamental to governance excellence. Stakeholders expect it, and disclosure of it evidences a board’s effectiveness and commitment to its role.

Committee Briefings: Top Considerations for 2019

Investor expectations, new disclosure requirements, ESG, current and future trends–your committee agendas are filling up.