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Let’s get engaged: Stewardship in the UK – FRC and FCA consult on revisions to the Stewardship Code and on the regulatory framework for effective stewardship

Let’s get engaged! On 30 January 2019, the FRC issued proposals to revise the UK Stewardship Code to set “substantially higher expectations for investor stewardship policy and practice”. Sir John Kingman has criticised the existing Stewardship Code as a major … Continue reading

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Time to abolish non-executive directors?

Contact Charles Mayo This article was originally published by the Board Leadership journal who agreed to it being made available on Simmons & Simmons elexica and nextgennednetwork.com. Corporate governance has not prevented some spectacular corporate collapses/failures. But society’s expectations of company … Continue reading

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The Next Generation NED Network brochure 2019

Click on the following link to download the the next generation ned network brochure 2019.

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03 February 2016: “The view from the top: the Chairman’s view of NEDs”

Hosted by Simmons & Simmons Video link

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13 April 2016: “Culture: can you measure, bottle or grow it?”

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14 October 2015: “Cyber risk: management and implementation – the role of NEDs ”

Keynote speakers: George Quigley, partner at KPMG and Alex Brown, partner at Simmons & Simmons. Event video All video footage is © The Next Generation NED Network and the individual speakers. No reproduction of footage, or quotes from the footage, is allowed … Continue reading

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01 July 2015: “Moving up, moving across: do’s and don’ts for becoming a NED and using one NED role to obtain another ”

Keynote speakers: Baroness Virginia Bottomley, who chairs the Odgers Berndtson Board & CEO Practice and Kit Bingham, Partner & Head, Chair and Non-Executive Director Practice at Odgers Berndtson. Event video All video footage is © The Next Generation NED Network and … Continue reading

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