Dubai Directors' Briefing: Developing Your Director Career

Wed 17 Oct 2018
6.00pm to 8.00pm

5 This event will earn you 5 DPD units


Herbert Smith Freehills Dubai
Level 4, Gate Village 7
Dubai International Finance Centre
Dubai, Uae


Single Members: A$40.00 Non-members: A$60.00

Dr Judith MacCormick FAICD

Managing Director, BoardFocus Advisory

Dr. Judith MacCormick is the principal partner at BoardFocus Advisory, advising leading company Boards and their Chairs on board effectiveness.

Judith has worked in Australia, Europe and Asia in senior management positions in banking and global consulting firms, consulting to national and multinational companies as well as the public and non-for-profit sectors. Prior to her current role, Judith was a Partner in the CEO and Board of Directors practice of the global executive search and leadership firm, Heidrick & Struggles with primary responsibility for Board search and Board advisory, working with some of Australia’s leading Boards. She has been and is currently a director on a number of boards in Australia and overseas, most latterly taking up the role of Chair of Queenwood School. With an interest in the interface of leading practice and research, Judith regularly taught on the MBA and executive programs at the AGSM, here and in Asia.

In between executive roles, advising corporates with Global consulting firms and 3 children, Judith also established two leading Japanese restaurants and sushi bar in Sydney.

Judith has a PhD in Organizational Behavior and MBA from AGSM, UNSW and USyd; a Graduate Diploma in Science from the ANU and a Bachelor degree in Social Science. She is a Fellow of the AICD, Visiting Fellow at the Business School at UNSW and a Sasakawa Scholar. She continues to publish articles and academic papers on the factors influencing organisational performance, leadership and disruptive technology.

Join us in Dubai for a Directors' Briefing on developing your director career, with Dr Judith MacCormick FAICD.

At this special briefing, Judith will share practical tips on building your director career, including writing your director resume, pitching your unique boardroom contribution, undertaking due diligence in researching potential board roles, and how to secure your first directorship.

Take this opportunity to develop your director career and build your director network.

Light refreshments and tea and coffee will be served.

Contact details

Fiona Currey
International Programs Executive
T. +61 2 8248 6690