« Boards of directors matter — and now they matter more than ever. The market continues to demand increased transparency and accountability. New compliance mandates, regulation and shareholder activism are the drivers. Boards and their constituencies are clamoring for more strategic engagement and value-add by the directors. Yet this trend seems to be in stark contrast to the drumbeat for compliance and regulation. How can boards balance the pressures from their attorneys, auditors and regulators to be risk averse (Read: safe) with Wall Street calling for creativity, innovation and job creation? Challenges and opportunities for boards have never been greater, and good governance is more than just compliance ».
Excellent article de Susan Shultz du The Board Institute Inc. Vous trouverez, dans le document ci-dessous, 11 éléments-clés qui confrontent les administrateurs de sociétés aujourd’hui. À lire.