7 Ways to Avoid Mainzeal Mistakes

7 Ways to Avoid Mainzeal Mistakes

The role of a director is not simply to rely on the auditors’ figures without questions or separate assessment”   The Case: The High Court recently released a much-anticipated decision on directors’ liability in relation to the collapse of construction firm Mainzeal....
NZ Herald: BoardPro’s Path to World Domination

NZ Herald: BoardPro’s Path to World Domination

Originally published in the New Zealand Herald   The sale of NZX-listed Diligent to a US company for a fraction under $1 billion in 2016 is one of the most storied exits in New Zealand software history. Now, a start-up that’s in the same market – boardroom...
Steve Lyons, Chief Executive

Steve Lyons, Chief Executive

“Providing a more effective, focused way to run a meeting.” CEO, SPM Assets Group   As the CEO of SPM Assets Group, Steve Lyons needed a way to effectively manage his board meetings including preparation, minute taking and following up actions. Running...
What’s eating SME and Non-profit boards?

What’s eating SME and Non-profit boards?

Anyone who’s has worked or governed at both ends of the corporate spectrum, understands how the needs of small to medium enterprise (SME) and non-profits differ dramatically to those in to the corporate sector.   Someone who’s become an expert in this area is Brett...