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Boardroom Briefing: February 2024

A brief monthly update on corporate governance and related areas from Pinsent Masons This month’s briefing includes news on the FRC’s new UK Corporate Governance Code, the FCA’s consultation paper […]

Navigating Maternity Leave in the Boardroom

With more women taking on leadership roles, it’s important to understand what options are available for mothers who need to take time off for the birth or adoption of a […]

How to Manage a NED Portfolio

Are you new to a portfolio career or considering taking on multiple NED roles and wondering how to juggle them successfully? Every Director’s portfolio is unique – bringing its own […]

Non-Executive Director certifications

Many of our members undertake formal qualifications in governance and board work. Here we share some from partners organisations who have good quality offerings at different levels. Whilst we are […]

Boardroom Briefing: January 2024

A brief monthly update on corporate governance and related areas from Pinsent Masons This month’s briefing includes news on the FRC’s announcing supervisory focus for 2024/25, the FRC Lab’s insights […]

NEW member service for 2024 - Career Check-Ins

NEW from WB Directors – regular insights and support for our mid-career members. We know many of our members are building their strategic skills through a board role alongside emerging […]

Staying authentic as you progress your career

As we move through our career, we can lose sight of our purpose and personal style, finding our determination and confidence can waver. It’s important to reflect on our values, […]

Boardroom Briefing: December 2023

A brief monthly update on corporate governance and related areas from Pinsent Masons This month’s briefing includes news on the FRC’s policy statement on proposals to amend the UK Corporate […]

Being a NED: what's it really like?

Insights from With businesses facing challenges across various sectors, Non-Executive Directors (NEDs) have an increasingly demanding role. But how is the role changing? MM&K’s biennial survey, ‘Life In The Boardroom‘, […]

Tips for our members, from our members.

Are you considering taking on a non-executive role in 2024 or are you already on a board looking to improve your skills and performance? Throughout 2023, some of our members […]

ON BOARD FOR SUCCESS: Javid Hamid

Javid Hamid Partner at KPMG and trustee of Tara Theatre 2023 A serendipitous interaction during a WB Directors session several years ago steered Javid Hamid towards a board career trajectory […]