Chair and Non-executive Director

Taking talent to the highest level

We have developed an enviable reputation for delivering outstanding Chair, Non-Executive Director and Board Advisor appointments. As Co-Founders of a professional network and NXD Development Programme , we are committed to supporting both businesses in sourcing the right Board level talent as well as helping to develop and foster the Board and NXD Talent of the future.

Balanced diversity

A diverse and balanced board is beneficial for any business. It enables thought leadership, reflects he organisation’s strategic direction, its values and, ideally, its customers.  Optimising the blend of expertise, experience and perspective should be a priority for both shareholders, stakeholders and the boards themselves. We have seen just how effective a skilfully selected board can be in delivering positive and long-term impacts for an organisation – promoting confidence in stakeholders, shareholders and employees.

An invaluable business asset

A cohesive board of talented, diverse and experienced directors is also perhaps the greatest asset a chief executive and management team can have at their disposal, enabling them to seize business opportunities and manage risk more effectively. It is particularly invaluable at times of rapid change, when businesses encounter digital disruption, evolving business models and shifting societal expectations.

Lightening burdens while lending weight

Chairs and non-executive directors are a proven way to give organisations, of every size, access to exceptional talent and experience.  The skills and experience they bring should be complementary to their fellow board members and to those possessed within the company.  This will enable them to deliver real additional value to your business including:

  • Governance and risk management
  • Strategy, operations and people
  • Leadership succession
  • Cross-sector and cross-border insights
  • Sustainability, technology and purpose
  • Accessing a wider network of useful contacts

Get in touch

Contact the team at FWB to discuss your individual or company requirements, or to discover more about our specialist services.