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Board diversity articles

Articles and features from the ICAEW on board diversity.

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FRC report boosts case for diverse board

ICAEW Insights

The case for diverse boards was given further clout after new research published by the FRC supported the thesis that it leads to better corporate culture and performance as well as benefiting businesses from a social justice perspective.

Strengthening the accountancy profession through diversity

ICAEW Insights

The findings of a new FRC study published earlier this month have added further clout to the case for board diversity, arguing that it leads to better corporate culture and performance as well as benefiting businesses from a social justice perspective.

Why boards need to address the generation gap

James McMillan April 2021

As many governments have taken action to improve the gender diversity on boards, James McMillan, a Non-Executive Director of the Stockport Credit Union, believes that more needs to be done to attract younger people to these roles.

Accountants and diversity: a regulatory priority

Sara Nathan

Diversity, breadth, range are all so important in our lives, in our professions and in how we are regulated, that it’s no surprise bringing it to the ICAEW’s Regulatory Board (IRB) is a serious priority. The IRB is committed to taking account of inclusion and diversity in its activities.

Improving employee engagement

An Employee Director can make the difference

Getting new faces into the boardroom

David Levenson of Coaching Futures asks whether we need to think differently about the composition of boards and aim to attract younger board members.

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