Board Performance

Are you looking to improve the effectiveness of your board? We provide information on performance matters, such as conducting appraisals, below.

  • Appraisal of the Board and Individual Directors

    Date: 31 Jan 2013

    Since the global financial crisis, there is an increased expectation that the performance of boards and individual directors will be regularly appraised. This is reflected in Principle 2.5 of the ASX CGC Corporate Governance Principles and ...

  • Appraisal of the CEO

    Date: 31 Jan 2013

    The board has the responsibility of assessing the performance of the CEO and has a vested interest in ensuring the CEO is effective. This Q&A explains the process of how to conduct an appraisal, how often they should be carried out and other ...

  • Risk Management

    Date: 31 Jan 2013

    Risk management is the culture, processes and structures that are directed towards taking advantage of potential opportunities while managing potential adverse effects. Risk oversight begins with understanding the risk appetite. Login to fin...

  • Improving Board Effectiveness

    Date: 31 Jan 2013

    An effective board is crucial to the success of an organisation and it must have the right mix of skills and knowledge to work effectively. This Q&A discusses ways to improve board effectiveness including board composition and diversity, rela...

  • Relationship Between the Board and Management

    Date: 31 Jan 2013

    A productive and harmonious relationship between the board and management is critical for good governance and organisational effectiveness but can be difficult to achieve in reality. The board and management are trying to achieve the same vision ...

  • How Many Directors Does a Company Need

    Date: 31 Jan 2013

    Login to find answers to: Is There a Prescribed Maximum Number of Directors? What is the Minimum Number of Directors for Public Companies? What is the Minimum Number of Directors for Proprietary Companies?

  • Who Can Be A Director

    Date: 31 Jan 2013

    Under the provisions of the Corporations Act 2001 there are requirements on who can be a director. This Q&A explains who can be a director, how many directors are needed and situations when directors can be disqualified or removed. Login to...