OnBoard: Governance Reviews – a step by step approach to achieve maximum impact

Governance reviews can overhaul an organisation’s approach and processes related to how it governs itself, strengthen its board and how the board relates to its members, staff and volunteers. The success of a review can either stand are fall on how it is framed, the milestones for success and the routes by which the recommendations are agreed and implemented. Philip Kirkpatrick, partner BWB and Fiona Twycross, from Diabetes UK will share the essential steps to carrying out a successful Governance Review which will bring about lasting results.

Dates & Times

June 14, 2012 @ 12:00 am

Speakers: Philip Kirkpatrick (BWB) and Fiona Twycross, Head of Governance (Diabetes UK)

Using the case study of a recent major review of governance at the health charity Diabetes UK, the presentation will go through the pitfalls and benefits of a review process including the following:

• What do we mean by a Governance Review?

• (Why) do you need a Governance Review?

• What steps should you follow?

• How do you measure success of a Review?

Fiona Twycross
Fiona Twycross is Head of Governance at the charity Diabetes UK and during her career has worked in a wide range of roles in Governance/Compliance, Engagement and Campaigns for not for profit organisations.

Philip Kirkpatrick
Philip is a partner and the joint head of the Charity and Social Enterprise department at Bates Wells & Braithwaite. He is a founder of OnBoard. Philip is a specialist in charity law and company and commercial work for charities and other not for profit organizations.

For more information or to book please contact Karen Collins on 020 7551 7724 or email [email protected], quoting reference "OnBoard - Governance Reviews". Alternatively, please follow the link below to book a place.

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