Tuesday July 7, 2020

Making the move to the boardroom

The role of the director carries onerous legal responsibilities

24th April, 2016
Maura Quinn, chief executive of the Institute of Directors

If the next step in your career involves joining a board, there are a number of areas you should consider before making the transition to the boardroom. The role of the director carries onerous legal responsibilities, no matter what sector you are operating in, and so any decision to join a board should not be taken lightly.

Of greatest importance for any aspiring director is a solid understanding of the duties and responsibilities of the...

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