So You Want To Be a Non-Executive Director?

United Kingdom | Tuesday 12 Sep 2017

£750.00 (excl. VAT)

Speakers:

  • Nora Markova

    Nora Markova

    EY

  • Patrick Dunne

    Patrick Dunne

    EY Foundation

  • Paul Dickson

    Paul Dickson

    Slaughter & May

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Overview

Designed for individuals who are thinking about becoming a non-executive director, So You Want To Be A Non-Executive Director? workshop looks at the duties and liabilities of being a NED, 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 is run by recognised experts in their field.

The sessions are followed by networking drinks to give you the opportunity to meet informally with our speakers and fellow delegates.

Benefits

  • Get a better understanding of the role of a NED, including the key differences between an executive and a non-executive director
  • Become more familiar with the softer skills needed to be an effective NED
  • Understand how boards are structured
  • Find out about the various sub-committees of boards through case studies
  • Learn and discuss subjects with some leading experts and experienced non-executive directors
  • Find out how you can secure that all important first role
  • Network with like-minded professionals

Content

  • Effective behaviour in the boardroom
  • Legal liabilities and corporate governance
  • Board structure and dynamics
  • An introduction to the role of sub-committees 
  • Life as a non-executive: a personal view from an experienced NED 
  • Building a portfolio career
  • The opportunities and risks of being a NED

Speakers

  • Nora Markova

    Nora Markova

    Manager - People Advisory Services
    EY

    See bio
  • Patrick Dunne

    Patrick Dunne

    Chairman
    EY Foundation

    See bio
  • Paul Dickson

    Paul Dickson

    Partner
    Slaughter & May

    See bio
  • Mariano Godino

    Mariano Godino

    Audit Director
    EY

    See bio
  • Peter Reichwald

    Peter Reichwald

    Director - Board Practice
    Harvey Nash

    See bio
  • Lesley  Stephenson

    Lesley Stephenson

    Publisher
    FT Non-Executive Directors' Club

    See bio
  • Steve Playford

    Steve Playford

    Global Director
    FT Career Management

    See bio

Venue

  • Hotel Novotel - London City South
    53-61 Southwark Bridge Road
    London SE1 9HH

Contact us

FT NED Administrator (UK)
Administrative and booking enquiries
FT Non-Executive Directors' Club

William Peake
Course enquiries
FT Non-Executive Directors' Club

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