Prior to Peter Cosgrove being appointed as the Governor General he played a vital leadership role when we said the following:
“Imagine if hundreds of talented younger female and male directors had a term with an ASX 300 listed company or large private or not-for-profit enterprise and worked side by side with Australia’s top directors. The country’s pool of next-generation directors would be transformed”.
Difference Makers: A Leader’s Guide to Championing Diversity on Boardstra
We only have to remember cases like Enron and James Hardy to realise that board culture and ethics are key characteristics of effective board governance.