Emma Portier Davis

Emma Portier Davis is European correspondent for Board Agenda. Emma has more than ten years' experience reporting from Brussels on both EU regulatory developments and Belgium for a wide range of media. She is the former bureau chief of AFX News where she covered EU competition decisions and the Belgian economy, and spent two years as a correspondent for Reuters.

Latest Articles by Emma Portier Davis

  1. European Union, EU

    12 September, 2017

    Lobby group urges EU to strengthen single market and cut costs

    BusinessEurope, a lobby group for European businesses, has called for a "renewed commitment to the single market" and an "ambitious agenda to remove all remaining barriers" to free movement.

  1. The Hague, Den Haag

    18 September, 2017

    Long-term value at heart of revised Dutch governance code 

    The revised Dutch Corporate Governance Code places importance on long-term value creation, and the development of corporate culture to promote good corporate governance.

  1. 20 September, 2017

    European Commission unveils comprehensive industrial policy strategy

    Cybersecurity, cross-border data flows and tougher protection of the environment are among the priorities in the new EU industrial policy.

  1. Dutch Parliament, The Hague, Netherlands

    20 September, 2017

    Dutch directors’ association calls for trust-based governance

    The Dutch Association of Directors has urged the Dutch government to consider a new approach to corporate governance that is based on trust, to help enable "chance and change".

  1. European Banking Authority

    28 September, 2017

    European banking authorities urge greater diversity among managers

    European financial institutions should improve the diversity of their management bodies to overcome the risk of ‘group think’ and ensure sound governance, say European banking authorities in new guidelines published this week.