Warrnambool Leaders Lunch
14th March 2014
The first of the Institute of Company Directors Leaders Luncheons was recently held in Warrnambool.
Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) Michael Carroll, Deakin University Vice-Chancellor and president Professor Jane den Hollander and South West Credit Union deputy chairman Robert Lane sat on the panel at the luncheon, which attracted about 75 members of the Warrnambool and district business community. The panel of directors discussed the key known challenges facing directors and identify potential unforeseen issues, which boards need to be aware of both locally and nationally in the next 12 to 18 months.
Touching on the following:
- Strategy and risk
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Organisational culture
- Board composition – moving beyond gender diversity
- The new government and regulatory change
- Technology and IT governance
- Reputation and brand