Key issues: CEO and board chair roles

PwC thought leadership:

Governing for the long-term: Board Priorities and Practices (2015 Annual Corporate Directors Survey)
Fifty-three percent of directors say their company currently splits the roles of Chair and CEO – up by two percentage points from last year. And about one-quarter of those who currently have a combined role say they are considering splitting it going forward.

2014 Annual Corporate Directors Survey – The gender edition
Are there really differences in how male and female directors approach their oversight roles? And, do the practices of boards with female directors vary from those of other boards? This report addresses these questions and more.

What matters in the boardroom? Director and investor views on trends shaping governance and the board of the future
Directors are evaluating board priorities and practices. Strong leadership skills and self-evaluations are important for boards to be effective.

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