Sun, Jan 27, 2019

Malin Nilsson Quoted in Business Life: The Icing on the Corporate Cake

Malin Nilsson, Managing Director in Duff & Phelps Compliance and Regulatory Consulting practice, was featured in Business Life discussing corporate governance and the increasing pressure on boards of directors to go beyond their statutory duties towards the companies they oversee.

What are the best ingredients for corporate governance? Malin says, “There needs to be real independence, which means the directors are strong enough to challenge each other. You need to change the board periodically, you need diversity – both gender and generational, you need a good range of qualifications represented such as legal and accounting and you need to evaluate effectiveness at regular intervals…(and above all) everything comes back to the board. It’s the tone from the top which really matters.”

Read the full article in Business Life