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Cybersecurity – The Disconnect Between the Chief Information Security Officer and the Board

Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) need to better communicate strategies and initiatives to board members. UK…

Governance, Risk and Compliance Software

Governance, Risk and Compliance Software – Building a Boards Eye View In today’s dynamic and…

Why Should You Have a Cybersecurity Expert sitting on your Board of Directors?

A majority of UK boardrooms admit that they require greater expertise to secure their companies…

4 Steps to Build a Cyber Conscious Boardroom

Major advances in everything from connectivity, mobility and big data to artificial intelligence, machine learning…

UK: Boards Rely More on Risk Management Technology

UK boards fear the spiralling of risk: A survey of 614 directors…

UK: GDPR Readiness Assessment Tool

A GDPR Readiness Assessment Tool is a checklist of compliance requirements imposed by the new…

Taking Board Meeting Minutes Tips and Skills

If you’re new to board minute taking or starting with a new organisation, read on…

‘The Five Cs’ of Private Equity Board Director Responsibilities

Private equity (PE) board members are unique among board members in general due to the…

9 Best Practices in Corporate Governance in the UK

While UK boards are increasingly adapting best practices in corporate governance, there are still areas…

Board of Directors’ Fiduciary Duties in Terms of Cybersecurity

The UK Companies Act of 2006 defines the responsibilities and liabilities of directors in terms…