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Mastering the Board CEO Relationship


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Black directors have formed an organization focusing on healthcare inequities in Black communities.
Eight private company boards will be honored at the 2023 Private Company Governance Summit.
Independent board directors offer experience, perspective and knowledge during a challenging economy.
A new Deloitte report sees directors increasingly focused on workplace issues and climate change.
Some of directors’ most impactful time is spent in interim meetings, one-off calls and dinners
A successful onboarding of the chief executive depends on communication, shareholder relationships and effective coaching.
This most important governance relationship is more complex for a private company.
Sometimes the easiest way to divine top boardroom concerns is to read the financial news. Or you can always ask your directors!
The process of letting the chief executive go is made easier when the directors keep the best interest of the company in mind.


Submitted by pcd@dmin on Wed, 02/26/2020 - 16:25

Onapsis was founded in 2009 by cybersecurity researchers who began developing solutions to protect SAP and Oracle E-Business Suite systems. Their customer base now totals 300 plus global enterprises that include more than 20% of Fortune 100 companies, six of the top 10 automotive companies, five of the top 10 chemical companies, four of the top 10 technology companies and three of the top 10 oil and gas companies.


Submitted by pcd@dmin on Wed, 02/26/2020 - 16:01

Udemy is the largest global marketplace for learning and teaching online. Over 150,000 online courses in topics from programming and data science to leadership and team building are available to more than 50 million students. For companies, Udemy offers an employee training and development platform with subscription access to 4,000 plus courses, learning analytics, as well as the ability to host and distribute their own content.


Submitted by pcd@dmin on Wed, 02/26/2020 - 15:25

Acquicent is the investing marketplace for museum-grade collectibles. Acquicent enables investors to buy shares in assets such as classic cars and fine art while providing owners of those assets with a liquidity option that lets them keep custody, control, and majority ownership.

Pandion Therapeutics Inc.

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Wed, 02/26/2020 - 14:49

Pandion Therapeutics is a biotechnology company developing modular protein therapeutics for autoimmune disease. Their modular biologics are designed to achieve lasting therapeutic outcomes for patients with autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.

EpiVax Oncology Inc.

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Tue, 02/25/2020 - 19:58

EpiVax Oncology is a precision cancer immunotherapy company, developing personal immunotheapies , customized and specifically designed for each patient's tumors, leveraging advances in next generation sequencing and computational immunology. Incorporated in 2017, privately held and based in New York City, EpiVax Oncology is a spin-out of EpiVax Inc. 

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