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FT Board Director is an exclusive community for boards and senior executives, offering the latest intelligence and an authoritative space to discover, debate and exchange ideas on a range of boardroom matters.

FT Board Director provides the latest news, analysis and insight on key topics impacting corporate boards, including strategy, risk, corporate governance, ESG, technology, cybersecurity, D&I, remuneration and succession planning. It offers an authoritative space to discover, debate and exchange ideas on a range of board matters and ensures that boardroom leaders are fully equipped to navigate challenges and drive their business forward.

Membership includes
  • Weekly intelligence briefings on the latest corporate governance, insights and trends facing corporate boards, expertly curated by the FT’s deputy editor, Patrick Jenkins
  • Essential resources hub complete with curated content from the FT plus essential research and insights from other publishers, professional advisory firms, industry bodies, and regulators
  • Regular virtual events where world-class speakers explore the challenges and opportunities facing business leaders today. You will also have unlimited access to previous events recordings and reports
  • Exclusive peer-to-peer exchange conducted under ‘Chatham House Rule’ so members can share, in a safe space, experience, expertise and solutions on a range of boardroom issues
  • In-person networking so that you can connect with other board members from different businesses and industry sectors
  • VIP member profiles that will be published to the FT Board Director network

Invest in FT Board Director and ensure that you are fully equipped with the knowledge and skills to set the right strategic direction and steer your business successfully into the future.

Sign up today and receive a 20% founding members discount plus complimentary access to our most popular event with former Chief of MI6, Sir Alex Younger.

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weekly intelligence briefing

Receive a weekly intelligence briefing on the latest news, regulations and resources for corporate boards. Curated by Patrick Jenkins, Deputy Editor of the Financial Times, to ensure that you are fully briefed on the latest developments.

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Access a hub of essential resources

You will have access to an essential resources hub with the latest FT articles relevant for board members PLUS key research and insights from other publishers, professional advisory firms, industry bodies, regulators, and academics, including Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PwC, Clifford Chance, McKinsey, and more.

Join world-class speakers

Attend virtual events where renowned speakers and subject matter experts discuss future challenges and opportunities for board directors. Previous speakers include Sir Alex Younger, former MI6 Chief, Sir Howard Davies, Chairman of Natwest Group, and Sir Jonathan Thompson, Chief Executive Officer of Financial Reporting Council.

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Exchange ideas and expertise

Our exclusive peer-to-peer knowledge share, hosted under Chatham House Rule, is an opportunity for members to discuss a range of boardroom issues in a safe, authoritative space. We also host VIP networking events so that members can meet and connect with each other in person.

Courses and Workshops

We offer self-paced courses designed to help senior business leaders develop their skills to improve impact, performance, and effectiveness. Members can get significant discounts on all CPD-certified learning courses from the FT Board Director Programme.

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FT Board Director is an exclusive community for corporate boards and senior executives, offering the latest intelligence and an authoritative space to learn, debate and exchange ideas on a range of boardroom matters. It ensures that you and your leadership teams are fully equipped with the knowledge and skills needed to drive your business forward.

Why invest in FT Board Director?
  • Scan the horizon with confidence: Get a macro view of a broad range of factors and key trends to identify emerging threats and opportunities for your business
  • Drive impact and effectiveness: Embed good governance, best practices, and strategic thinking throughout your organisation to boost the productivity and performance of your workforce
  • Save time and effort: Cut through the noise and get the information you need with essential resources from the FT as well as other professional advisory firms, industry bodies, and regulators, expertly curated and all available in one place
  • Exchange ideas and expertise: Debate and exchange ideas with your peers from different industry sectors to sharpen your knowledge and gain new perspectives
  • Establish yourself as a thought leader: Access an exclusive members hub with all the resources and tools you need to help you become a thought leader in your organisation

FT Board Director hosts regular networking events for members to discuss and debate key issues with peers from across different sectors and businesses, including AstraZeneca, A.T. Kearney, BNP Paribas, BRE Group, Capital Group, Financial Reporting Council, Ernst & Young, MyTheresa, National Nuclear Laboratory, S&P Global, University of California, White & Case LLP, and more.

Meet our VIP founding members:

Abanca
Ana Barros
Non Executive Director
AstraZeneca
Aradhana Sarin
Chief Financial Officer
A.T. Kearney
Mauricio Zuazua
Partner and Board Director
A.T. Kearney
Jerome Souied
Board Director
BRE Group
Gillian Charlesworth
CEO
BRE Group
Andrew Herbert
Chief Financial Officer
Canadian Medical Protective Association
Gerry Craigen
Second Vice President
City Football Group
Jorgina Busquets
Managing Director
Corporate Governence Center
Tigran Karapetyan
Chairman of the Board of Trustees
Deloitte
Kalvinder Dhillon
Vice Chair
Deloitte
Kirsty Newman
UK Market Chair and Managing Partner
Deloitte
Neil Jones
Consulting Partner
Deloitte
David Maggs
Consulting Partner
Euro Car Parts
Andy Hamilton
CEO
Euro Car Parts
Annick Jourdenais
Chief Financial Officer
Ernst & Young
Maggie Mills
Senior Partner
FinElk
Louise Tingstrom
CEO
Financial Reporting Council
Sir Jonathan Thompson
CEO
Fremman Capital
Edward Chandler
Founding Partner
Gulf Islamic Investments
Pankaj Gupta
CEO
Hindle Consulting Limited
Andrew Hindle
CEO
H2Transition Capital LLP
Richard M Oblath
Executive Chair & General Partner
Ice Green Fuels Pte Ltd
Alicia Eastman
President
Ice Green Fuels Pte Ltd
Sacha Thacker
NED
IDEO
Emilie Colker
Partner
LTS Lohmann Therapie-Systeme
Bas van Buijtenen
CEO & Chairman of the Executive Board
MyTheresa
Michaela Tod
Board Member
National Nuclear Laboratory
Matt Miller
Chief Financial Officer
National Nuclear Laboratory
David Beacham
Chief Customer Officer
National Nuclear Laboratory
Fiona Rayment
Chief Science and Technology Officer
National Nuclear Laboratory
Clare Barlow
Chief HR Officer
RSSB
Mark Phillips
Chief Executive Officer
Smart DCC
Angus Flett
Chief Executive Officer
Smart DCC
Jason Clark
Chief Financial Officer
S&P Global
Tasha Matharu
Chief Corporate Counsel
S&P Global
Swamy Kocherlakota
Chief Information Officer
S&P Global
Dimitra Manis
Chief Purpose Officer
The Capital Group
Martin Diaz Plata
Managing Partner
Tilda Ltd
Jean-Philippe Laborde
Managing Director
Tools for Brokers
Albina Zhdanova
Chief Operating Officer
UPS
Mark Vale
President
Wharton Business Consulting
Natalie Wharton
Managing Director
White & Case LLP
Dominic Ross
Partner and Board Director

Pricing & plans

We offer flexible membership plans for corporate boards and senior
management that can be tailored to your organisation’s needs.

Associate

Associate plan for a defined number of senior executives

Includes the following features:

  • Weekly intelligence briefing
  • Essential resources hub
  • Virtual events with video-on-demand
  • Courses & workshops
  • Dedicated Account Manager

Price starts at £750 per seat / per year for Associate

Minimum of 10 seats

Volume discounts available

Premium access to FT.com

Access to Premium FT.com is required for FT Board Director. If you are not an FT.com subscriber, we can offer you a special discounted rate as part of your membership.

Board

Bundled VIP & Associate plan for a defined number of board directors

Includes additional features for VIP only:

  • In-person networking events
  • Peer-to-peer knowledge exchange
  • Published VIP member profiles
  • Flexible membership plan (3 VIP and 5 Associate seats, for example)

Price starts at £3,000 per seat / per year for VIP

Minimum of 5 seats (1 VIP)

Volume discounts available

Premium access to FT.com

Access to Premium FT.com is required for FT Board Director. If you are not an FT.com subscriber, we can offer you a special discounted rate as part of your membership.

Premium access to FT.com

Access to Premium FT.com is required for FT Board Director. If you are not an FT.com subscriber, we can offer you a special discounted rate as part of your membership.

Premium access to FT.com

Access to Premium FT.com is required for FT Board Director. If you are not an FT.com subscriber, we can offer you a special discounted rate as part of your membership.

Membership tiers

FT Board Director has two membership tiers - Associate and VIP - with an option to add Premium access to FT.com.

Benefits VIP Membership Associate Membership
Weekly intelligence briefing
Essential resources hub
Courses & workshops
Virtual events
In-person networking events
Peer-to-peer knowledge exchange
Published VIP member profile

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