Thought Leadership Series
Conversations with directors, business leaders, and governance luminaries to explore the emerging issues and pressing challenges facing boards today.
The 2019 WCD Thought Leadership Commission report assesses the state of board diversity globally and provides practical recommendations based on the wisdom and experience of corporate board members.
Board-level attention to the foundations of decision-making can help give companies an edge in today’s complex and competitive business environment.
A report by the WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation and the KPMG Board Leadership Center, exploring how corporate boards can guide companies into the future while governing for the present.
KPMG and the WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation examine the gender diversity of the boards of publicly held companies headquartered in San Diego.
BLC Senior Advisor Stephen Brown offers considerations for boards on preparing for engagement heading into 2021.
KPMG BLC Senior Advisor Susan Angele offers five questions for boards to ask about the company’s LGBTQ-related policies and practices.
KPMG and Ascend Pinnacle examine Asian representation in the boardrooms of U.S. companies.
Director views on the implications of COVID-19 for board oversight and business operations, strategy, and priorities.
COVID-19, deep-seated social unrest, and a global recession pose unprecedented challenges for companies and boards.
Use of the executive chair role among S&P 500 companies, investor concerns, and considerations for boards
An interview with Miriam Vogel, president and CEO of EqualAI on the challenges related to debiasing artificial intelligence.
Lead directors interviewed by the KPMG Board Leadership Center share their perspectives on fostering a strong board/CEO relationship.
Five areas for boards to consider as they recalibrate their operations and oversight during COVID-19.
The KPMG Board Leadership Center explores the skills and experience that retired general and flag officers can bring to the boardroom.
Highlights from KPMG’s Board Leadership Conference, including the economic and geopolitical outlook, climate risk, the board-CEO relationship, corporate purpose, artificial intelligence, fintech, cybersecurity, oversight of human capital management, and more.
Priorities for the board agenda in 2020, top issues for audit and nominating/governance committee focus, Bremmer’s outlook on geopolitics, insights on ESG from Bob Langert, and more.
Directors and CEOs share their views on how boards can help support their CEOs and management teams.
A study by KPMG Board Leadership Center Senior Advisor Annalisa Barrett assesses the early impact of California’s board gender diversity mandate.
Investors’ ability to assess strategy and operations at their portfolio companies is largely dependent upon the effectiveness of their portfolio company boards.
Drawing on insights from our work and interactions with public and private company directors and business leaders, we’ve highlighted seven items for private company boards to consider as they focus their 2020 agendas on the critical challenges at han
Seven items for nom/gov committees to keep in mind as they consider and carry out their 2020 agendas.
Eight items for boards to consider as they focus their 2020 agendas on the critical challenges at hand and on the road ahead.
KPMG and the Latino Corporate Directors Association examine Latino representation in the boardrooms of U.S. corporations.
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