Kommentar & Analyse

April 27, 2021
Kommentar & Analyse
A Whole New Way of Working?

With the likes of HSBC, Goldman Sachs and Nationwide publicly announcing their plans and the government “road map” suggesting a return to the office, even for those who can work from home, from June 21st, when and how companies organise their approaches and new working environments are very high on the agendas of business leaders and HR professionals. Having hosted a number of HR Director round tables for financial services organisations recently it has been fascinating to observe how different companies are approaching the challenges they face in returning to the office.

Author:
JP Hibbert
March 4, 2021
Kommentar & Analyse
The Ideal Board Member and How to Navigate the Road

In response to those kind enough to respond to my earlier post “When is the right time to build an advisory board” and perhaps with a nod to the recently released Kalifa Report and the impending updates to the Chancellor’s “Future Fund”, I have been asked many times recently “What is the ideal profile and DNA needed to build a great scale up board”?

Author:
Ralph Grayson
February 10, 2021
Kommentar & Analyse
What are the experiences of female investment professionals working as a minority in investment management?

In 2020, as part of a Master’s in Psychology, Ciara Heneghan at Sainty, Hird & Partners undertook a research project, which involved interviewing in depth a small number of women working within investment management. Her work set out to address a lack of qualitative research on gender diversity within investment management in the UK and to understand better the experiences of women as a minority in the workplace. It was hoped that her findings would further understanding of persistent gender segregation such that the integration of support systems, services and methods might be better informed and more effective.

Author:
November 23, 2020
Kommentar & Analyse
When is the right time to build a board and why it’s earlier than you think

When is the right time for your start up company to consider appointing a board and why the answer is earlier than you think.

Author:
Ralph Grayson
June 25, 2020
Kommentar & Analyse
Umwelt, Soziales und Governance (nachfolgend in diesem Artikel: ESG) und ihr Einfluss auf die FTSE-Boards aus Sicht der Investor Relations

Es ist davon auszugehen, dass das Thema ESG nach Covid-19 generell auf der Tagesordnung aller stehen werden. Daher müssen wir dafür sorgen, dass die Boards sich das nötige Fachwissen rund um Umwelt, Soziales und Governance aneignen, damit sie intelligente und fundierte Entscheidungen treffen können.

Author:
Liz Duggan
May 4, 2020
Kommentar & Analyse
Boards und Cybersicherheit

Angesichts der großen Ungewissheit und der zahlreichen über diese Ungewissheit verfassten Artikel ist uns bisher lediglich klar, dass wir noch nicht wissen, inwiefern sich unser Leben verändern (oder nicht verändern) wird, wenn COVID-19 endlich hinter uns liegt.

Author:
Rupert Mathieu