Lead Director Initiative

Explore critical boardroom challenges and priorities through the Lead Director / Independent Chair lens.

About the Lead Director Initiative 

Convened by the KPMG Board Leadership Center, the Lead Director Initiative explores critical boardroom challenges and priorities through the lead director/independent chair lens. Conducted under the Chatham House Rule, these candid conversations are designed to share experiences and spark boardroom conversations that help elevate board leadership and effectiveness. 

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Upcoming events

KPMG Board Leadership Center Virtual Event

Race and accountability in the boardroom

A hard-hitting conversation about the board’s role in driving accountability and action on diversity—as a critical performance metric and an expectation of Corporate America’s stakeholders.

KPMG Board Insights Podcast

What boards can learn from shareholder proposals

Podcast just released | KPMG BLC Senior Advisor Stephen Brown speaks with Pamela Marcogliese, a partner in Freshfields’ New York office.

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Lead Director Webinar Series

Crisis Prevention and Readiness: Lessons from Board Leaders

Webcast replay is now available

Facilitating Board Engagement in Strategy: The Lead Director’s Role

Webcast replay is now available.