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NEDonBoard Board Best Practice, Remuneration Committee

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Tower Place East Office

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As a non-executive director, board member and chair, it is important to strive for best practice and share with your peers in a safe environment.

This panel event centers around NEDonboard Board Best Practices® identified by the experienced NEDonBoard remuneration committee community, and is highly relevant to any board member who holds a remuneration committee role, or who is looking to do so.

Speaker Bios:

Panel chair, Jane Williams, MD at People Innovation and Member of the Doctors and Dentists Pay Review Body at the NHS, Cranfield Top 100 WTW 2016, People Innovation has been named by SSE FTSE 50 as Remuneration Committee Advisor. Jane advised three other FTSE listed and one Swiss listed Remuneration Committee. In the Not for Profit Sector, she chaired the Remuneration Committee and was a member of Remuneration and Nominations Committees for a second. She advised the Chair on the establishment of the Remuneration Committee for the newly divested Post Office. Jane specialises also in People and Business Transformation, Remuneration, Strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions, Pensions, Governance and Risk.

Panel speaker: Francesca Ecsery, portfolio non-executive director and remuneration committee board member, with expertise in Marketing and 25+ years’ experience in directing in both blue chip companies and start-ups in the Digital / Retail / FMCG / Leisure Travel industries.

Currently, Francesca is a Non-Executive Director at F&C Investment Trust plc., at Marshall Motor Holdings plc., Share plc. and at Air France.

She is an investor in a number of consumer tech start-ups, acts as advisor in the leisure travel, retail & digital marketing sectors and works as a Commercial Coach to several entrepreneurs. She is also the founder and Director of Advantage Portugal, a one-stop provider of personalised professional services to help foreigners investigate establishing homes, businesses or investments in Portugal. Francesca is passionate about all matters relating to women in the workplace and gender equality. She devotes considerable time to mentoring and facilitating career development opportunities for women as well as actively promoting the importance of gender equality at work to relevant audiences.

Panel Speaker: Jane Anscombe

Jane is a non-executive director of GVH Holdings (FTSE 250) and chair of its remuneration committee. She joined the GVC Board in June 2017. She has more than 30 years of experience in the gaming, leisure and entertainment sectors, primarily as an equity research analyst. She retired from equity research in spring 2017 having been a gaming and entertainment analyst at Edison Investment Research since its formation in 2003.

Further speaker details shortly forthcoming


  • 18:45 - Doors open

  • 19:15 - NEDonBoard welcome

  • 19:25 - Panel Discussion

  • 20:00 - Audience Q&A

  • 20:30 - Networking

  • 21:00 - Event close

To whom this event is intended:

Our events are designed for, and will most benefit, non-executive directors, board members, business leaders and executives operating at or near board level. Your board level peers are often the first to know of upcoming roles within the organisations they work for – come and meet them as making the most of engaging at our events is an important aspect of developing your board level career.

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About NEDonBoard:

NEDonBoard is the Professional Body for non-executive directors and board members in the UK.

Should you have valuable knowledge to share with your fellow NEDs you can highlight this to Liv Noble (liv.noble@nedonboard.com) in advance of the event.


Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Team@nedonboard.com is the easiest way as we love to keep a record. Liv Noble is our event manager, Liv.noble@nedonboard.com.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Yes, as long as you update the details before the event. There is a security check at the entrance of the building. We need all names before the event.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, just send us an email: team@nedonboard.com

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes or your ID.

How many attendees?

Our events are designed for 40 to 60 attendees.

What will be the format of the evening?

Welcome refreshments will be provided at 6:45pm, with the discussion commencing at 19:15. Following this there will be opportunity for Q&A and networking with your board level peers.

Can I participate if I am not a NEDonBoard member?

Yes, you can attend events as a non-member. Our events are designed for, and will most benefit experienced non-executive directors, and board members. If you are serious about your non-exec career then we recommend you join NEDonBoard. You need to apply here.

How do I become a NEDonBoard member?

You need to apply here: NEDonBoard. We review each profile individually, the process can take up to 24h.

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