Good governance for a strong New Zealand

Welcome to the Institute of Directors, the professional body for directors in New Zealand

  • Advanced Directors Course

    Our premium governance course for experienced directors.
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  • Where is NZ in the climate change battle?

    Audio recording of Chapter Zero event with Sir Jonathon Porritt, Prof. Tim Jackson and Sam Mostyn.
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  • Boardroom Spring 2022

    In this issue we explore governance of the new national health agencies and active regulation of climate, privacy and supermarkets.
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The Four Pillars of Governance Best Practice

The Four Pillars of Governance Best Practice

Determining purpose

The board adds value by leading the entity's purpose, goals and strategy. It must take ownership of the entity's strategic direction. Long-term business sustainability is a critical focus of the board.

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