Theresa May

19 May, 2017

Tories commit to greater employee involvement in governance

The Conservative Party has made a public commitment to legislate for the inclusion of employee representatives in the running of listed companies. The party also commits itself to requiring companies...
Jeremy Corbyn

17 May, 2017

Labour targets executive pay and plans expanded duty of care

Labour confirmed that it plans to introduce an "excessive pay levy"
Carolyn Fairbairn, CBI

5 May, 2017

CBI calls on election winner to address pay and employee engagement

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has published its own
UK parliament, governance reform

5 April, 2017

MPs propose major changes to UK governance code

Half of the board members in UK companies should be women, according to a report from members of the UK parliament, which recommends that the government sets a target from May 2020 for new boardroom a...

23 November, 2016

May dilutes pledge to get more workers on boards

Theresa May told business leaders at the CBI conference this week that the UK government will not force companies to directly appoint workers or consumers on to their boards, watering down an earlier ...