A significant proportion of the GatedTalent members are either current or prospective Board members.
For those looking to join a board, the benefits to the individual are clear - it's enjoyable, stimulating and often financially rewarding. What is often understated, however, is the benefits that an executive joining a third party board can have for their employer.
Financial Director looks at this in some detail in this article.
The learnings that a non-executive CFO can bring back from an external organisation can also include aspects of how to implement financial best practice and additional aspects of the CFO role through observing how another CFO and finance function might operate, says Akbar.