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ASX200 boards are edging closer to 30% female directors

Women now account for 28.5% of ASX200 board positions. The AICD, the peak company director body, says the year to date appointment rate for women is strong at 50%. There are now only three companies with no women on their boards, down from 30 companies when the AICD released its […]
ASX200 boards are edging closer to 30% female directors
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Company directors: We need to talk about the royal commission

The scandals being revealed in the financial services royal commission have sent Australia’s company directors back to the think tank to look at the way boardrooms set the moral compasses of organisations. “We need to have another conversation about trust and integrity,” says Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) CEO […]
Company directors: We need to talk about the royal commission
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Australia’s company directors just had a sudden surge in confidence

Company directors are more confident now than they’ve been in the last six years but are still concerned about what’s happening in Canberra, according to a survey by the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD). The bi-annual Director Sentiment Index, compiled using feedback from 1,100 directors between March 24 and […]
Australia’s company directors just had a sudden surge in confidence