Topic: Governance

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Investors put boards on notice over stronger social governance

Recent cases such as Rio Tinto and AMP show that managing stakeholder interests has never been more challenging for boards, especially in terms of social governance and meeting the demands of investor...

Sally Pitkin on the evolution of governance: “We’ve got people issues on the board agenda”

Dr Sally Pitkin FAICD is the 2020 recipient of the AICD Queensland Division Gold Medal Award. Over her 25 year board career, Dr Pitkin has consistently promoted the highest standards of corporate gove...

Sally Pitkin FAICD 2020 Queensland Gold Medal Award Winner

With the enhanced regulatory, political and community focus on corporate Australia over recent years, the importance of good governance has reshaped the priorities of board agendas across the nation. ...

National purpose

Four years ago, the election of President Donald Trump announced a period of pronounced American disunity.

Recapping the Essential Director Update 2020

This year's virtual Essential Director Update saw addresses from Lisa Chung AM and Graham Bradley AM, as well as a discussion on topical director concerns. Here's what you may have missed.

Essential Director Update 2020: ASIC Chair James Shipton in conversation

ASIC Chair James Shipton talks with AICD CEO Angus Armour FAICD over Zoom about the regulator's priorities for the year ahead. They discuss the lessons from the Corporate Governance Taskforce, non-fin...

AICD  &  Governance Institute  report:  Key  learnings  from the COVID-19 crisis 

The AICD and the Governance Institute of Australia have collaborated to produce a  new  report Governing Through a Crisis: Lessons from COVID-19 that explores  the impact of the pandemic on board pra...

CEO message regarding AMP and Rio Tinto

Over recent days much has been said and written regarding the actions of AMP and Rio Tinto, and their consequences. While the full facts of each case are not publicly known, it is clear that the cond...

Recapping themes of governance and performance

In 2016 the GLC commissioned an academic review of global governance research and trends.

Director independence – “Balanced boards outperform”

GLC research considers the relationship between board independence and stock price performance.
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