So You Want To Be a Non-Executive Director?

United Kingdom | Tuesday 28 Feb 2017

£750.00 (excl. VAT)


  • Patrick Dunne

    Patrick Dunne

    EY Foundation

  • Paul Dickson

    Paul Dickson

    Slaughter & May

  • Mariano Godino

    Mariano Godino


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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
  • Legal Liabilities and Corporate Governance
  • Getting Your First Role
  • Life as a Non-Executive: A Personal View

Agenda - 28 February

  • 10:00am
    Registration & Coffee
  • 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
  • 15:00pm
    Remuneration and audit committee case study
  • 16:15pm
    Getting your first role
  • 17:30pm
    Life as a non-executive: a personal view
  • 18:00pm
    Networking drinks reception


  • Patrick Dunne

    Patrick Dunne

    EY Foundation

    See bio
  • Paul Dickson

    Paul Dickson

    Slaughter & May

    See bio
  • Mariano Godino

    Mariano Godino

    Audit Director

    See bio
  • Peter Reichwald

    Peter Reichwald

    Director - Board Practice
    Harvey Nash

    See bio
  • James Watts

    James Watts

    Senior Manager - Reward

    See bio
  • Lesley  Stephenson

    Lesley Stephenson

    FT Non-Executive Directors' Club

    See bio
  • Steve Playford

    Steve Playford

    Global Director
    FT Career Management

    See bio


  • The Financial Times

    The Financial Times
    1 Southwark Bridge
    SE1 9HL


20% discount applies until 31st January 2017 (£595 excl. VAT)

£750 (excl. VAT) from 1st February 2017

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