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Non-executive directors: a lesson in governance

As you will hear in this interview, Chris Boxall, from our associates at Fundamental Asset Management, feels passionately about the role of non-executive directors. The disasters at Patisserie Valerie and Goals Soccer Centre are prime evidence of non-execs at smaller companies who don’t have enough time or money invested in the business. In this podcast, we flag some other governance woes and highlight some companies which are better than others at appointing their boards.


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