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KPMG Survey: Management Oversight, Innovation And Competitors are Top Concerns for Directors
Private-company directors say they are concerned most about risk management oversight, assessing innovation and their competitors. Meanwhile, tight budgets and potential resource constraints pose the most significant peril to their ability to manage their top issues effectively according to a new survey from audit and advisory firm KPMG LLP.
AdvancePierre Foods (APF) has named Gary Perlin to its board of directors, expanding its board membership to eight, according to a Business Wire press release.
RiskSense, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management solutions, announced the appointment of John N. Stewart, as an independent director of the company, effective immediately, according to a Business Wire press release.
H.W. Kaufman Financial Group announced that Daniel J. Kaufman has been promoted to Senior Vice President and appointed to its Board of Directors, according to a Business Wire press release.
Kaufman represents the third generation of Kaufman family leadership, following his late grandfather, Herbert W. Kaufman, who founded the company in 1969 and his father, Alan Jay Kaufman, who currently serves as Chairman, President and CEO.
FiscalNote recently announced the addition of U.S. Army General (Ret.) Stanley McChrystal to the company’s board of directors, according to a Business Wire press release.
TherOx, Inc., a privately held medical device company focused on improved treatment of Acute Myocardial Infarction (AMI), announced the appointment of D. Keith Grossman to its board of directors, according to a Business Wire press release.
Grossman has over 30 years of experience in the medical device field. Grossman served most recently, and for the second time, as the president, chief executive officer and director of Thoratec Corporation, leading up to its 2015 sale to St. Jude Medical.