Visual Identity – On the NED journey

On the NED journey, the hardest thing is to stand out from the crowd. With a market full of very qualified professionals who are perhaps better networked than you, what makes you striking and unique? 

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The challenges for non-executive directors joining high-growth start-ups

Startups need the experience that non-executive directors offer, but the role and relationship is different from working with larger companies.

Shining a spotlight on Africa in the climate change debate

When Vanessa Nakate, a Ugandan activist, was cropped out of a photo of young climate leaders that included the likes of Greta Thunberg, it sparked a debate about the discrimination experienced by many minority activists. Vanessa later said “a photo crop-out is an easy way to describe it but it’s really a metaphorical crop out from the narrative of climate science in general”…

Asking the right questions about ESG in the boardroom

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has declared the latest report on climate change from the IPCC to be “a code red for humanity”.  This latest warning highlights that environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues not only have a material effect on companies’ financial performance but go to the heart of existential risks facing business and society at large…