Board Director and Trustee Training

We understand the importance of continuous professional development for senior executives, non-executive directors and trustees. That’s why we offer a range of bespoke training services designed to enhance the knowledge and skills of individuals, while also improving the effectiveness and efficiency of the company.

Who we help

Our Board training services are tailored to provide those new to the role with the knowledge and skills they need to fulfil their duties and responsibilities effectively. We also offer refresher training for experienced directors and trustees looking to stay up-to-date with the latest governance and regulatory developments and best practice.

Example Training Modules

Our Board training services cover a range of topics, including corporate governance, and regulatory compliance. We can tailor our training to meet the specific needs of your Board, organisation and industry.

Directors and their Duties
  • Why do directors have duties?
  • Duties of directors
  • The source of director authority.
  • The distinction between shareholders / members, directors and employees
  • Offences and consequences.
The Role of the Board of Directors
  • The concept of the unitary board
  • The difference between executive and non-executive directors
The basic principles of good governance
  • The underlying principles of good governance
  • Setting strategy
  • Compliance and Regulation

Meet the Team

Our Board training services are led by experienced professionals who have worked with a range of companies across various industries, including listed plcs and AIM-listed companies, as well as public sector organisations and not-for-profits.

Meet Kate

Kate is Director of Governance at Elemental where her responsibilities include supervising, developing and growing the Governance team.

Kate has a wealth of practical governance experience having worked both client-side and in more recent years as an advisor.

In 2023 the Chartered Governance Insitute named Kate ‘Governance Professional of the Year’.

Meet Tobias

Tobias is Director of Company Secretarial Services at Elemental. He works directly with clients on company secretarial, corporate governance and regulatory law, often bringing a specialist knowledge of Financial Regulation.

Tobias is dual-qualified, as both a Fellow of the Chartered Governance Institute and as a solicitor, having trained and qualified at Linklaters in London.


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