Hiring non-executive directors – key points to consider

Partner Content, Video | Tue 20 Nov | Author – Business & Finance

Thora Mackey, COO, Institute of Directors in Ireland takes us through the key points to consider when thinking about hiring a non-executive director and what mistakes to avoid in the selection process.

PARTNER CONTENT IN ASSOCIATION WITH INSTITUTE OF DIRECTORS

It’s no longer the case that only large organisations or financial service entities hire non-executive directors. All kinds of companies can benefit from their services, including SMEs and family run businesses. Appointing the right non-executive director can add enormous value. But how do you ensure that you are hiring the right person? What are the biggest mistakes when recruiting?

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