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May 5, 2017

Charlotte Valeur: Winner of The Institute of Director’s Jersey Small Business Award

Charlotte Valeur, founder of Board Apprentice, has won The Institute of Director Jersey Director of the Year Award 2017 for Small Business during the prestigious award ceremony held on Friday 28th April 2017. Founded in
November 14, 2016

A Report into the Ethnic Diversity of UK Boards

Board Apprentice mentioned in the Parker Review published yesterday in the U.K. EY's website mentions its findings on their website as follows: Each FTSE 100 Board should have at least one director of colour by 2021, an
April 29, 2016

Board Apprentice launches in Jersey

Board Apprentice, the organisation founded in 2014 to increase the number and diversity of candidates for board positions, is to launch in Jersey. The launch event will be held at the Royal Yacht Hotel, St Helier, at 5pm o
March 30, 2016

Role of non-executive directors in the spotlight – NED forum

Technology megatrends, the importance of succession planning and crisis management were just some of the hot topics being discussed by the island’s non-executive directors (NEDs) at a forum last week. Over 70 of the i
January 26, 2016

Meet the founder

Boardrooms that see with everybody’s eyes Charlotte Valeur believes that getting the right balance in the boardroom is not just about getting more women involved. LAST month a report was published in the UK suggesting
November 18, 2015

Davies upbeat on corporate diversity

Financial Times 29 October 2015 To read the article click on the following links (PDF) FT 29oct15 front page  FT 29oct15 page 3
November 11, 2015

Battle for the Boardroom: Part One

In 2015 there aren't many careers where women can't, and don't, rise to the top. But despite females making up half the workforce, the gender gap is still a grim reality. In the first of this special series looking a
October 28, 2015

Board Apprentice gives Boards a tool to address the pipeline of diversifying talent

The launch of The Davies Summary Report (the final part of The Davies Review – Women on Boards) on Thursday 29th October 2015 will undoubtedly celebrate the UK achieving the initial 25% target for Women on the Boards of
July 6, 2015

Board Apprentice: Unearthing well-qualified, diverse and often-overlooked talent for Boards

It seemed somewhat appropriate that Board Apprentice should formally launch in the UK at the House of Lords (on 2nd July 2015). Parliament is sometimes viewed as a place for those from traditional circles and with a certai