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Directors require skills, not a high profile

10 March 2013

Published: Business Day
As tens of thousands of investors line up to become share owners with the Mighty River Power listing, assessing companies' boards of directors is likely to become a popular pastime.

New Zealand’s first governance qualification

18 February 2013

The Institute of Directors (IoD) today congratulated the University of Waikato on developing New Zealand’s first postgraduate certificate in governance. The University of Waikato has worked with the IoD to deliver the postgraduate governance qualification which was officially launched by the Prime Minister on Friday. Known as G3, the postgraduate certificate is aimed at serving the needs of directors, trustees, board members and elected local government officials.