Thought Leadership Series
Conversations with directors, business leaders, and governance luminaries to explore the emerging issues and pressing challenges facing boards today.
KPMG and the WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation examine the gender diversity of the boards of publicly held companies headquartered in San Diego.
KPMG BLC Senior Advisor Susan Angele offers five questions for boards to ask about the company’s LGBTQ-related policies and practices.
Edie Weiner, CEO and founder of The Future Hunters, outlines trends shaping the future and their impact on strategy.
KPMG and Ascend Pinnacle examine Asian representation in the boardrooms of U.S. companies.
Amid employee activism and shareholder proposals seeking employee representation in the boardroom, questions to consider in reassessing how employee input is elevated to the board.
Use of the executive chair role among S&P 500 companies, investor concerns, and considerations for boards
Considerations for compensation committees as they extend their oversight responsibilities to include human capital management and social issues.
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.
Directors must look beyond the C-suite when evaluating opportunities and risks associated with the firm’s human capital.
Compensation committees and boards are paying greater attention to human resources issues, as workplace issues such as diversity, culture, and talent strategy become a greater focus of investors.
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.
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.
Seven issues that audit committees should keep in mind as they consider and
carry out their 2020 agendas.
Board Leadership Center Senior Advisor Annalisa Barrett evaluates the case for adding a director with human resources experience to the board.
Insights from board and business leaders on assessing crisis readiness and response plans and steps for enhancing line of sight.
A group of seasoned directors shares their views on what “good” culture looks like in the context of crisis prevention.
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About KPMG Board Leadership Center
Events and programs overview
COVID-19: Insights for boards
Director Essential Resources
Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG)
Lead Director Initiative