Non executive directors
Non executive directors

What do Non executive directors & advisors do ?

Non-executive directors normally have responsibilities in the following areas:

  • Strategy: Constructively challenge & contribute to the development of strategy. 
  • Performance: scrutinise the performance of management in meeting-agreed goals and objectives and monitoring and, where necessary, removing senior management, & in succession planning. 
  • Risk: Help to ensure that financial information is accurate and that financial controls and systems of risk management are robust and defensible.
  • People: Determining appropriate levels of remuneration of executive directors and have a prime role in appointing and where necessary removing senior management, and in succession planning.
  • Independent views on: Resources, Appointments, Standards of conduct. [1]

1. Adapted from Higgs Report published in the UK by the British government.

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