This session began with an overview of the role of the board, followed by an interview with a panel made up of strategy and corporate governance academics.
- What Top Gear can teach us about boards
- Do SME board need a non-executive?
- What are the problems facing top management teams and boards?
Discussions ensued around topics such as the pitfalls of GroupThink and also Non-profit Organisation Boards and board diversity in SMEs.
This Festival of Learning 2014 event was led by Dr Suranjita Mukherjee.