In this new survey report, the research team conducted interviews with professional chairs in different parts of the world to identify and compare specific practices and instruments used in different countries. The report gives insights into pertinent issues surrounding the work of the chair across different countries and development of future trends over the next decade. By Prof. Stanislav Shekshnia and Veronika Zaviega, INSEAD Corporate Governance Initiative and Ward Howell Talent Equity Institute Survey.