In today's dynamic landscape, assembling a highly qualified volunteer board goes beyond qualifications alone. It requires identifying individuals who actively contribute to the effectiveness of board processes, bringing the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve your organisation's objectives.

Join us as we continue the conversation on enhancing your board's effectiveness and driving impactful outcomes. In this 45-minute session, our expert panel shares invaluable insights and best practices to help you find and onboard the right volunteers to elevate your board's effectiveness, including:

  • Identifying skill gaps in your current board
  • Finding the people with the right skills to complement your board
  • How to find the right volunteers for your board and more!

This is a must-watch webinar for organisations seeking to optimise their board composition and harness the power of diverse skills and expertise.

Missed the previous webinar, “Increasing Board Effectiveness”? No problem, find key insights and watch the full recording here.

CEO, Carmichael

Diarmaid Ó Corrbuí, Carmichael CEO, has extensive experience as a board chair and a board member in a number of private and nonprofit organisations, as well as working with boards providing governance support and advice. He is a member of the Charity SORP Committee for the UK and Ireland. He is actively involved in the Good Governance Awards, Mentoring and the Board Chairs Network initiatives led by Carmichael. Previously, he worked as a management consultant for over 25 years with Prospectus Management Consultants and Accenture working with a range of organisations in the Public, Healthcare and Nonprofit sectors on strategy and corporate governance.

Managing Partner, Lionheart Management

Patrick Downes is Managing Partner of Lionheart, a leading Corporate Governance practice, and co-founder of futureOwork, a mission driven WFH-enabling startup. He has 25+ years of experience as CEO, having led organisations in the Energy, Utilities and State sectors. Patrick has served on numerous Boards and is currently the Chair of a National Charity in the Health sector.

Director of Sales, BoardEffect

Edward Rees is the Senior Director of Sales at BoardEffect and has been a Governance Advisor for 11 years.

Edward works closely with charity boards and board executives to help address their challenges and improve their effectiveness.

He has shared his expertise and spoken at numerous events and panels about board management, and he is passionate about all the ways that technology can help improve board functions and practices.