So You Want To Be a Non-Executive Director?

Singapore | Tuesday 21 Mar 2017



  • Jonathan Ho

    Jonathan Ho

    KPMG in Singapore

  • Chris Contino

    Chris Contino

    Derwent Executive

  •  Aliza Knox

    Aliza Knox

    Twitter Asia Pacific

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Aimed at people who are thinking about becoming a non-executive director, this workshop looks at the duties and liabilities of being a non-executive director, effective boardroom behaviour and how to go about getting that all important first role with advice on how to present your CV and tips on interview techniques.

The workshop is designed to be interactive and finishes with an opportunity to hear from a very experienced non-executive director about their personal experiences followed by the opportunity to network with speakers and fellow delegates informally at a drinks reception.

Topics included:

  • Effective Behaviour in the Boardroom
  • An Introduction to the Audit Committee
  • Legal Liabilities and Corporate Governance
  • Getting Your First Role
  • Life as a Non-Executive: A Personal View

Agenda - 21 March

  • 10:00am
    Coffee and registration
  • 10:40am
    Effective behaviour in the boardroom
  • 12:00pm
    Legal liabilities and corporate governance
  • 13:00pm
    Governance case study
  • 14:15pm
    An introduction to the audit and remuneration committees
  • 16:15pm
    Getting your first role
  • 17:30pm
    Life as a non-executive: a personal view
  • 18:00pm
    Networking drinks reception


  • Cazenove Capital Management Singapore
    Cazenove Capital Management
    (Wealth Management from Schroders)
    138 Market Street,
    #23-02 CapitaGreen
    Singapore 048946

Contact us

Hannah Carmichael
Programme Director, NED Asia
Financial Times


  • Jonathan Ho

    Jonathan Ho

    Partner, Risk Consulting
    KPMG in Singapore

    See bio
  • Chris Contino

    Chris Contino

    Derwent Executive

    See bio
  •  Aliza Knox

    Aliza Knox

    Vice President
    Twitter Asia Pacific

    See bio
  • Carolyn Lints

    Carolyn Lints

    Capital City Training & Consulting Pte. Ltd.

    See bio

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