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Two senior roles announced at IoD

Monday, 1 July 2019, 2:41 pm | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors has filled key leadership roles with the appointments of Sarah Deans as General Manager, People & Culture and Dr Michael Fraser as General Manager, Learning and Commercial. More >>

D&O insurance - far more than a ‘nice to have’

Friday, 28 June 2019, 8:46 am | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors (IoD) together with Marsh and MinterEllisonRuddWatts are reminding directors of the importance of having directors and officers (D&O) liability insurance, in a report released today on current trends and issues in the ... More >>

Institute of Directors announces new president

Monday, 24 June 2019, 2:13 pm | Institute Of Directors

One of the country’s top directors, Alan Isaac, CNZM CFInstD was appointed the new president of the Institute of Directors (IoD) during the professional body’s Annual General Meeting in Auckland on Wednesday 19 June, replacing IoD’s first ... More >>

Charities review too limited – but an opportunity

Wednesday, 29 May 2019, 7:07 pm | Institute Of Directors

Charities review too limited – but an opportunity to raise governance standards Embargoed until Wednesday 29 May 2019, 5:00pm New Zealand has significantly more charities per capita than other Commonwealth countries such as Australia and Canada, ... More >>

Mergers and acquisitions expected to continue at high level

Friday, 29 March 2019, 9:13 am | Institute Of Directors

With merger and acquisition (M&A) activity near recent highs, the Institute of Directors (IoD) and the Takeovers Panel are urging directors to refresh their understanding of takeovers regulation. More >>

Complacency evident in life insurer report

Wednesday, 30 January 2019, 8:13 pm | Institute Of Directors

Complacency evident in life insurer report – another reminder for all boards Yesterday’s report on life insurer conduct and culture by the Financial Markets Authority and Reserve Bank of New Zealand has yet again highlighted governance of conduct risks, ... More >>

Top five issues for directors in 2019

Tuesday, 22 January 2019, 10:12 am | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors (IoD) has identified five issues that should be top of mind for directors in 2019. More >>

Balance needed in whistleblowing review

Friday, 14 December 2018, 9:02 am | Institute Of Directors

While the Institute of Directors (IoD) has welcomed the review of the Protected Disclosures Act 2000, it is concerned that small and medium sized enterprises will be disproportionately burdened by some of the proposals. More >>

Ethics and conduct risks now more on board agendas

Saturday, 1 December 2018, 10:13 am | Institute Of Directors

Ethics and conduct risks now more on board agendas The Institute of Directors says it’s no surprise that a third of New Zealanders do not speak up about misconduct at work. More >>

Directors cite tight labour market as biggest impediment

Saturday, 17 November 2018, 10:56 am | Institute Of Directors

Directors cite tight labour market as biggest impediment to NZ’s economic performance; confidence wanes More >>

Institute of Directors pays tribute to Sir John Anderson

Friday, 16 November 2018, 2:15 pm | Institute Of Directors

Friend and cricket colleague of Sir John Anderson, Institute of Directors Vice-Present Alan Isaac said today many people in New Zealand and Australia had benefited from the wisdom and counsel of the late Sir John Anderson. More >>

Economist Shaun Twaddle wins Emerging Director Award

Thursday, 15 November 2018, 7:12 pm | Institute Of Directors

Wellington economist Shaun Twaddle wins Emerging Director Award Economist Shaun Twaddle has won the Institute of Directors Wellington Branch Emerging Director Award 2019. IoD’s Wellington Branch members Dave Frow, Karen Coutts and Jackie Lloyd ... More >>

Bank conduct and culture report is a reminder for all boards

Tuesday, 6 November 2018, 3:41 pm | Institute Of Directors

Yesterday’s report on bank conduct and culture by the Financial Markets Authority and Reserve Bank of New Zealand has again highlighted governance of conduct risks, says Institute of Directors chief executive Kirsten Patterson. Conduct risks are ... More >>

New guide a wake-up call for cybersecurity reporting

Thursday, 1 November 2018, 9:01 am | Institute Of Directors

With many board directors saying they are not getting comprehensive cybersecurity reporting, a newly launched cybersecurity guide is a wake-up call on information boards need. More >>

Qualified approval for new NZX listing rules from IoD

Wednesday, 31 October 2018, 9:17 am | Institute Of Directors

While generally pleased with the new, refreshed NZX listing rules announced today (30 October 2018), the Institute of Directors is disappointed with the inclusion of “constructive knowledge” in respect of continuous disclosure. More >>

Accountant recognised as emerging director of clear vision

Thursday, 18 October 2018, 2:32 pm | Institute Of Directors

New Plymouth chartered accountant Joe Hanita has been announced as the Institute of Directors Taranaki Branch Emerging Director 2018. More >>

Two Canterbury women win Institute of Directors’ Award

Tuesday, 16 October 2018, 8:48 am | Institute Of Directors

Hannah Doney and Kathryn Ruge have each won an Emerging Director Award from the Institute of Directors Canterbury Branch presented last night in Christchurch. More >>

Housing, poverty, and income inequality top concerns

Friday, 21 September 2018, 4:59 pm | Institute Of Directors

A global survey of directors has revealed that 80% of New Zealand directors surveyed rate housing as their biggest concern. More >>

Auckland woman wins Emerging Director Award

Friday, 7 September 2018, 9:22 am | Institute Of Directors

Auckland digital technology expert Nagaja Sanatkumar of Remuera has been announced as the IoD Auckland Branch Emerging Director. More >>

Dunedin Institute of Directors course ends on high note

Tuesday, 4 September 2018, 9:27 am | Institute Of Directors

A six-month governance course for Otago and Southland directors and businesspeople ended on a high note at the Dunedin Club last night (Monday 3 September). More >>

 

 

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