Topic: Corporate Governance

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Proxy advisers: Have your say

The role of proxy advisers is in the spotlight. The AICD is currently developing a new policy around the issues that they pose. We are calling on input from our members, writes AICD Senior Policy Advi...

Former chairman of AWB Limited fined and banned for duty of care breach

In a cautionary tale for directors, former AWB Chairman Trevor Flugge was this week fined in connection with the Iraqi ‘oil for wheat’ scandal. AICD Senior Policy Adviser Lysarne Pelling explains the ...

State of corporate governance in India

In the wake of recent governance controversies at two of India’s largest companies, Praveen Gupta MAICD explains what went wrong, the implications for the business community and why corporate governan...

Recent Research Insights (February 2017)

A snapshot of recent papers on governance studies and trends. Board size, personal morals, cyber-security and crisis management feature.

Dual Listings Create Opportunities for Directors

More New Zealand companies are expected to dual list on the Australian Securities Exchange in the next few years, creating opportunities for Australian directors to govern Trans-Tasman companies.

7 ways to improve the AGM

The annual general meeting has come under fire for not staying relevant in the contemporary corporate governance environment. Steven Cole FAICD suggests ways we could improve the AGM.

Dr Jane Wilson FAICD: A career beyond the stethoscope

Leading Queensland director Dr Jane Wilson FAICD was recognised for her outstanding contribution to the Australian governance community by being awarded the prestigious 2016 Australian Institute of Co...

Fiona Harris FAICD: A professional company director

Earlier this month, West Australian director Fiona Harris FAICD was awarded the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ prestigious WA Division Gold Medal Award for 2016 in recognition of her valua...

John Pitt FAICD: 2016 Tasmanian Gold Medal Award Winner

One of Tasmania’s leading business figures, John Pitt FAICD was awarded the 2016 Australian Institute of Company Directors Tasmanian Division Gold Medal. He talks to the AICD about his career and shar...

Change on the way for whistleblowers

An AICD-supported research project is providing vital data on whistleblowing practices in Australian businesses and not-for-profits, just as the Federal Government commits to reforming laws seeking to...
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