The Effective Non-Executive Director Programme

Hong Kong | Starting 08 Oct 2020



  • Gulnar  Vaswani

    Gulnar Vaswani

    Gulnar Vaswani

  • Diana David

    Diana David

    Sarana Capital

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The Effective Non-Executive Director Programme is an intensive two-day course designed for existing non-executive directors who wish to further develop their skills or for people who have just taken on their first non-executive position and are keen to prepare themselves for a non-executive career.

This is a practical, detailed and highly interactive course with recognised speakers and thought-leaders who will help you with improving board effectiveness and increasing your contribution to the board.

Attendance can be considered as 13 CPD hours of structured learning.

The CPD hours are generally qualified to obtain accreditation from Law Society of Hong Kong*, ACCA and HKICS. Final decision is subject to approval from individual organisation and institute.

*Apply accreditation from The Law Society of Hong Kong.


  • Get a deep understanding of the role of a board director
  • Understand the legal, regulatory and governance issues facing board members today
  • Develop your skills to make you a more effective board member
  • Understand the importance of board behaviour in strengthening company performance
  • Expand your knowledge of sub-committees and how they can work effectively
  • Become more aware of the importance of strategic thinking on boards and how you can add value to the organisation
  • Learn and discuss subjects with leading experts and experienced non-executive directors
  • Gain greater confidence to prepare for the challenges ahead in your portfolio career
  • Hear from experts on how to successfully develop your personal NED career
  • Network with like-minded professionals

Delegates of the Effective Non-Executive Director Programme will also be offered exclusive access to our regular networking evenings including speaking sessions with recognised thought-leaders.


  • The legal responsibilities of a non-executive director
  • Corporate governance
  • The role of the remuneration committee
  • The role of the audit committee
  • Characteristics of effective boards
  • Boardroom dynamics
  • Personal behaviour in the boardroom
  • Characteristics of effective non-executive directors
  • Strategic thinking for non-executive directors


  • Gulnar  Vaswani

    Gulnar Vaswani

    Chief Culture Officer
    Gulnar Vaswani

    See bio
  • Diana David

    Diana David

    Sarana Capital

    See bio


    Contact us

    Chris Moon
    Head of Programme Development, Board Director Programme Asia
    Financial Times