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Partner Programmes

32 CPD points

Global Women on Boards (GWOB)

GWOB Programme Overview

The seven-month programme is modular and will be hosted across East Africa and Malaysia to provide participants the opportunity to appreciate the differences in overall board governance, leadership and dynamics in boardrooms spanning borders.


Provide a global outlook and exposure to new markets
Open regional or international board opportunities for women
Extend the network circles
Tap into a global board mentoring platform

Connecting two of the largest developing global markets – Asia and Africa

Women delegates are invited to the programme based on their interest to serve on boards and their readiness in terms of qualification and experience
Intensive programme designed to give them the knowledge and exposure to global governance, leadership and dynamics
Mentored by both male and female directors across borders
Network with key stakeholders – regulators, investors and board directors

Global Board Mentoring

  • Connect to mentors across the globe
  • Mentors and mentees are matched based on their areas of interest and need
  • Meetings can be face-to-face or virtual
  • Group mentor sessions will be organised during the course of the programme

Download the brochure at the right sidebar to read more.

Day 1: 22 April 2019 Welcome Dinner
Day 2: 23 April 2019 Global Trends Shaping Board Leadership Today
Day 3: 24 April 2019 Appreciation of Global Corporate Governance
Day 4: 25 April 2019 Financial Stewardship: A Critical Board’s Role
Day 5: 26 April 2019 Board Dynamics Intensive


Day 1: 4 November 2019 Welcome Dinner
Day 2: 5 November 2019 Managing Unconscious Bias in The Boardroom
Day 3: 6 November 2019 Boardroom Simulation – The Reality Check
Day 4: 7 November 2019 Branding and Media Profiling
Day 5: 8 November 2019 Board Conference/Graduation

The Organiser reserves the right to alter the content and timing of the programme as it deems fit and is not responsible for cancellations due to unforeseen circumstances.