Boards 3.0 Versus the Rise of Dual Class Share Listings

Ron Gilson, a professor at the Stanford Law School, and Jeffrey Gordon, the professor at the Columbia Law school, have just published a paper entitled: “Boards of 3.0–An Introduction”.]

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VIDEO: The Unfortunate Example of a Dysfunctional Director

In our continuing series, Corporate Governance Expert David Beatty describes a professional experience that he had working with a dysfunctional director and the difficult decision that he had to make regarding that person. Continue Reading

VIDEO: The Sad Example of a Dysfunctional Board

In this video, Corporate Governance Expert David Beatty describes a personal experience with a dysfunctional board, and the unfortunate outcome that this dysfunction created. Continue Reading

VIDEO: How Do You Work In Camera Meetings?

In our continuing series, Corporate Governance Expert David Beatty describes how to successfully and strategically navigate in camera meetings with your board. Continue Reading

VIDEO: How Much Time Does A CEO Agenda Take Up

In our continuing series, Corporate Governance Expert David Beatty describes the interconnectedness of the CEO and the corporate governance expert when working on a CEO’s agenda. Continue Reading

ARTICLE: The Turkey “Good Corporate Governance” Program

The “Good Corporate Governance” Program was organized first time in Türkiye in cooperation with International Finance Corporation (IFC). ICGN Life Time Achievement Award winner and our Advisory Board Member Prof. David Beatty was featured at the business daily, Dünya by a well known journalist, Didem Eryar Ünlü.   Continue Reading

VIDEO: How Do I Get My Concerns Addressed?

In this video, Corporate Governance Expert David Beatty discusses how to get one’s concerns addressed by a board of directors, and the importance of validating those concerns before approaching the board. Continue Reading

VIDEO: How Do You Get the Right Topics On the Agenda?

In this video, Corporate Governance Expert David Beatty addresses the challenges of getting the right topics on the agenda of a board of directors. Continue Reading

VIDEO: How Does a Board Get More Strategic?

In this video, Corporate Governance Expert David Beatty addresses the challenges that board of directors can face when looking to become more strategic. Continue Reading

How to Be An Effective Chair

The board is only as good as its Chair. An ineffective Chair will result in an ineffective board. If, as a director, you find yourself in a situation where your Chair is not doing a great job then intervene. Have breakfast, lunch or dinner to discuss the challenges. If that still proves ineffective then resign. Continue Reading