Non Executive Directors SIG – 4.30pm-5.45pm
Location : Minster Exchange, Minster Pavement, Mincing Lane, London EC3R 7PP
Speaker: Deborah Harris
Deborah Harris is the Chairman of the Audit Committee for Moorfields Eye Hospital; Chairman of the national network for public sector Non-Executive directors, the Audit & Finance Non-Executive Directors Group (AFNED)
Deborah Harris will be sharing her insights with regard to her Non-Executive Director journey and portfolio. When you read her bio you will see what vast experience she has to draw from and share with us.
Deborah Harris is the Chairman of the Audit Committee for Moorfields Eye Hospital. Deborah is also the chairman of the national network for public sector Non-Executive directors, the Audit & Finance Non-Executive Directors Group (AFNED)
Deborah trained as a financial services auditor with PwC before moving into corporate finance working in Eastern Europe, USA, CIS, Singapore and Tokyo.
Deborah moved into venture capital, specialising in technology and biomedical start-ups and launched the first consortium and board level business support service for UK business angels. Deborah’s expertise and specific interest is in corporate governance and financial services.
Deborah is a chartered accountant and is the first female Chairman of the ICAEW Non-Executive Director Group. She is also the first female Chairman of the ICAEW’s Special Interest Group Chair’s Committee and a member of the Institute’s Member Services Board.
Deborah is a Director with consultancy, DHUA Limited, a financial management, corporate strategy and technology services firm, specialising in risk management and corporate governance solutions for both the private and public sector.
Deborah’s Presentation will include:
The Experience and Skills
The Sponsor/ Champion/ Mentor
Non-Executive Opportunities available
Executive experience -v- non-executive skills; Key requirements for effective Non-Executive Director role; Understanding the equality, diversity and inclusion challenge’ What to look out for….
How to get into the Non-Executive Director space Is the Non-Executive Director role right?
Other Practical points
Please register your attendance: www.theexecutivenetwork.org.uk