boardroom success, board skills

9 October, 2018

Harnessing conflict for boardroom success

Having reviewed the operations of thousands of organisations in more than 34 countries, our ongoing research indicates that organisational stewardship of boards has dropped to staggering...
leadership

5 October, 2018

Tomorrow’s leadership, today: nurturing future leaders

If you want the best board in town, look for inspiration to Broadway, home to the world’s greatest musicals, such as Hello Dolly, Fiddler on the Roof, The King and I, South Pacific and...
Leadership, success, achievement, team work

28 September, 2018

Resilient leadership: how leaders can survive trauma

Being resilient is not a clean concept, it is a result. Possessing a strong Resilience Quotient, or RQ, means having the ability to work through and survive a traumatic event, as well being able to fa...
Elon Musk

17 September, 2018

Tale of Tesla’s Elon Musk is a ‘sadly familiar story’

There has been a long history of dominant, sometimes idiosyncratic and often irascible CEOs. They will court controversy—which can be directly related to the business’s strategy and operations,...
Silence Therapeutics

20 August, 2018

Board moves at YouGov, Direct Line, and Silence Therapeutics

YouGov Research group YouGov has appointed Ashley Martin as a non-executive director, chairing its audit & risk committee and taking over from Nick Jones. Martin has recent experience...
Ferrari

26 July, 2018

Board moves at Fiat Chrysler/Ferrari; GAME Digital; and Smiths

Fiat Chrysler/Ferrari One of the automotive sector’s most influential characters, Sergio Marchionne, has died aged 66. His role as CEO at Fiat Chrysler has been taken over by Mike Manle...
Debbie Hewitt, BGL

20 June, 2018

Board moves for comparethemarket.com; Drax; and Abcam

BGL Debbie Hewitt is the new non-executive chairman of BGL Group. The business, which operates brands including comparethemarket.com and insurance provider Junction, will place Hewitt after ...
Euronext website

21 March, 2018

Board moves at Euronext and Latham & Watkins

Euronext Rijnhard van Tets is to step down as chairman of pan-European exchange Euronext after 11 years in the role. Van Tets, who first served on Euronext’s supervisory board 15 years ...
Ken Hanna

24 January, 2018

Board moves at Countrywide, Inchcape and Capita

Countrywide Countrywide chairman Peter Long has expanded his role following the departure of CEO Alison Platt. Long will serve as executive chairman until a successor to Platt is found. H...
boardroom, chair, chairman, board, ftse 100

11 December, 2017

One-fifth of FTSE 100 chairs could be affected by nine-year tenure rule

Almost a fifth of boardroom chairmen in the FTSE 100 could be forced to move on from their role after nine years, according to proposed measures in a