The second panel discussion of the third (and last) day of the ICGN conference looked to the future. The topic brought together many of the discrete threads from earlier conversations. Here are some of the takeaways:
These takeaways demonstrate that boards are starting to thinking about future business performance. However, there is much work to do, both by boards to determine an appropriate division of labour between the board and management, and by shareholders to express their wishes more clearly than perhaps now is the case.
Thoughts on corporate purpose, strategy and governance; our place in the world; and, other things that catch my attention.