The Effective Non-Executive Director Programme

Hong Kong | Starting 20 Jun 2019



  • Brian Schroeder

    Brian Schroeder

    Nexus Consulting

  • Diana David

    Diana David

    Financial Times

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The Effective Non-Executive Director Programme is an intensive two-day course designed for existing non-executive directors who wish to further develop their skills or for people who have just taken on their first non-executive position and are keen to prepare themselves for a non-executive career.

This is a practical, detailed and highly interactive course with recognised speakers and thought-leaders who will help you with improving board effectiveness and increasing your contribution to the board.

Attendance can be considered as 14 CPD hours of structured learning.


  • Get a deep understanding of the role of a board director
  • Understand the legal, regulatory and governance issues facing board members today
  • Develop your skills to make you a more effective board member
  • Understand the importance of board behaviour in strengthening company performance
  • Expand your knowledge of sub-committees and how they can work effectively
  • Become more aware of the importance of strategic thinking on boards and how you can add value to the organisation
  • Learn and discuss subjects with leading experts and experienced non-executive directors
  • Gain greater confidence to prepare for the challenges ahead in your portfolio career
  • Hear from experts on how to successfully develop your personal NED career
  • Network with like-minded professionals

Delegates of the Effective Non-Executive Director Programme will also be offered exclusive access to our regular networking evenings including speaking sessions with recognised thought-leaders.


  • The legal responsibilities of a non-executive director
  • Corporate governance
  • The role of the remuneration committee
  • The role of the audit committee
  • Characteristics of effective boards
  • Boardroom dynamics
  • Personal behaviour in the boardroom
  • Characteristics of effective non-executive directors
  • Strategic thinking for non-executive directors


  • Brian Schroeder

    Brian Schroeder

    Nexus Consulting

    See bio
  • Diana David

    Diana David

    Head of programme
    Financial Times

    See bio


    Contact us

    Chris Moon
    Business Development Manager, Asia-Pacific
    FT Non-Executive Directors' Club