Addressing 550 business leaders at the Institute of Directors’ Autumn Lunch in Dublin today, Avolon Chief Executive, Dómhnal Slattery, spoke about the importance of culture at board level and the role that culture and corporate values play in risk management and long-term success. The Autumn Lunch 2017 was sponsored by Maples group.
It comes as no surprise that corporate boards in Ireland are lacking in diversity but what is of real concern is the little action being taken at board level to address this. Opinion by Maura Quinn published in the Irish Independent.
Boards in Ireland lack diversity in terms of gender, skills, race and ethnicity, while women are losing out to men in the ‘who you know’ culture which dominates the appointment process to private sector boards in Ireland, according to the IoD's Diversity in the Boardroom* report released today.
Aircraft leasing pioneer and Avolon CEO, Dómhnal Slattery, to speak at IoD’s prestigious Autumn Lunch
One of Ireland’s most successful entrepreneurs, and one of the world’s leading aircraft leasing pioneers, Dómhnal Slattery, is to speak at the Institute of Directors’ premier annual event in Dublin this Autumn.
Former CEO of the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA) Dr Michael Somers was appointed President of the Institute of Directors in Ireland (IoD), at the Institute’s AGM last evening (25 May 2017).