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IoD on Govt move to place more women on public boards

Friday, 6 July 2018, 4:51 pm | Institute Of Directors

Diversity on boards encourages innovation and growth says IoD Organisations that prioritise diversity in their leadership are more likely to foster growth and innovation, Institute of Directors’ Chief Executive Kirsten Patterson said today. More >>

Improvong Director Privacy and Personal Safety

Friday, 29 June 2018, 11:26 am | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors (IoD) welcomes the release of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment’s (MBIE) Discussion Document on Directors’ Residential Addresses on the Companies Register. More >>

State sector reform may undermine governance

Friday, 20 April 2018, 10:53 am | Institute Of Directors

State sector reform may undermine governance in Crown entities, warns Institute of Directors Embargoed until 5am, Friday 20 April 2018 The Institute of Directors (IoD) warns proposed state sector reforms may undermine good governance in Crown ... More >>

IOD welcomes focus on regulatory governance structures

Friday, 13 April 2018, 5:23 pm | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors (IoD) welcomes the New Zealand Initiative’s report Who Guards the Guards? Regulatory governance in New Zealand released today. More >>

Directors call for privacy of home addresses

Friday, 23 March 2018, 4:08 pm | Institute Of Directors

The recent leafleting of Lyttelton residents with the home addresses of company directors on the Lyttelton Port Company shows the urgent need for protections to be made around directors’ home addresses, says the Institute of Directors (IoD). More >>

Institute of Directors announces first female President

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 8:47 pm | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors (IoD) has appointed Liz Coutts as its first female President, and Alan Isaac as Vice President, at its Annual General Meeting in Auckland today. More >>

Institute of Directors announces new Chief Executive

Tuesday, 28 February 2017, 12:49 pm | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors in New Zealand (IoD) is delighted to announce the appointment of Kirsten Patterson as its new Chief Executive. More >>

Cyber risk remains a key focus for directors

Monday, 20 February 2017, 1:46 pm | Institute Of Directors

Directors perceive cyber-attacks to be the biggest threat to New Zealand businesses in 2017, with 79% of those surveyed rating the impact on their organisations strategic growth, operational efficiency and legal/ contractual compliance as medium or high. More >>

John Waller honoured by the Institute of Directors

Monday, 22 August 2016, 10:42 am | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors is delighted to announce that John Waller (ONZM) has been made a Distinguished Fellow of the Institute of Directors by the IoD Council. More >>

Directors’ fees – signs of improving diversity

Friday, 12 August 2016, 1:02 pm | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors’ 2015 Directors’ Fees Report shows directors’ fees have risen moderately this year, with pay disparities between male and female directors closing. More >>

IoD launches farming due diligence guide for directors

Thursday, 7 April 2016, 1:25 pm | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors is supporting independent directors to add value to the country’s farming boards with a new governance resource. More >>

IoD releases updated health and safety guidance

Monday, 14 March 2016, 9:25 am | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors, has released updated guidance with Work Safe New Zealand to support directors ahead of legislation changes next month. More >>

Greater transparency needed to meet demands from consumers

Thursday, 25 February 2016, 4:23 pm | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors (IoD) is calling for more holistic reporting that includes diversity, health and safety performance, board composition and independence in its submission to the NZX on Corporate Governance Reporting requirements. More >>

Risk Remains a Key Focus for Directors

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 2:37 pm | Institute Of Directors

Most directors ( 56.1%) believe risk is increasing in today’s business environment, with 74.5% of directors saying their boards are spending more time discussing risk management than they were two years ago. More >>

Institute of Directors’ new GM Commercial

Tuesday, 22 December 2015, 10:11 am | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors pleased to announce that Kirsten Ralph, a commercial manager from Department of Conservation, will join its leadership team in 2016 as its General Manager Commercial. More >>

Guiding organisations through the ‘new normal’

Tuesday, 24 November 2015, 12:51 pm | Institute Of Directors

In an age of cyber threats, disruptive technology and digital innovation, guiding businesses through the ‘new normal’ is the focus for the Institute of Directors’ latest Emerging Director Award recipient. More >>

Disruption a key challenge for directors

Monday, 16 November 2015, 10:48 am | Institute Of Directors

Most directors (73%) are spending more time on risk than a year ago yet only half say they have the capacity to deal with increasing business complexity – and 47% expect to face major disruption within the next two years. More >>

Good governance just as important for not-for-profits

Friday, 13 November 2015, 4:18 pm | Institute Of Directors

Whether sitting on the board of a big corporation or your local not-for-profit organisation, good governance remains critical, says the Institute of Directors. More >>

Directors’ fees – reflects greater responsibility and risk

Monday, 17 August 2015, 9:36 am | Institute Of Directors

The Institute of Directors’ 2015 Directors’ Fees Report shows directors’ fees have risen moderately this year, but workloads have almost doubled, reflecting an environment where boards are facing more scrutiny and regulation than ever before. More >>

Forewarned is forearmed in a crisis

Friday, 26 June 2015, 12:48 pm | Institute Of Directors

A crisis has the potential to cripple a business. Handled badly, experts say a business might never recover. More >>

 

 

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