Asset Managers Fidelity arranged a high profile event entitled “Good governance: implications for corporates, markets, and economic prosperity” on the 22nd February 2018. Dr. Sabine Dembkowski was part of the panel together with Tangy Morgan from the Bank of England, Justine Lutterodt from the Centre of Synchronous Leadership and Maike Currie writer, broadcaster, author, and Investment Director at Fidelity.
Dr. Sabine Dembkowski presented “The art and science of involving board in embracing Artificial Intelligence” at the exclusive private retreat for the Finance and Artificial Intelligence community in Jersey 14th – 17th September 2017.
“The future of value creation” is published in a highly respected Italian Finance magazine. Any private equity investment aims to achieve great returns. The articles describes how board development and the seven levers of effective boards can be used to ensure superior value creation in the future.
Dr. Sabine Dembowski was together with Juan de Ochoa, KKR Capstone; Roanne Daniels, Bain Capital Private Equity; Zeina Bain, The Carlyle Group and Mark Veldon, AlixPartners part of the panel "Operational improvements in a low growth world" at the 9th Private Equity Symposium London Business School 7th – 8th June 2016.
The articles provides insights into the lively panel discussion at the Operating Partner Forum 2016 and highlights some of the key results. What makes the article particularly interesting is some “hard data” about the extend board audits/development programmes are used as a leaver of value creation in Private Equity.
"Board audit: Let´s get it right" is published in the Governance magazine. Given that management is the key enabler and driver of value creation it is quite surprising how little effort is presently put into the systematic development of executive boards. Should this not be one of the key tasks of chairmen and actually one they are measured on? The article highlights what needs to be done to really benefit from board audits. Click image to read more.
Dr. Sabine Dembkowski chairs the panel “Board audits and development programmes: The next lever of value creation” at Private Equity International´s Operating Partner Forum Europe. Panelists were Conor Boden, Head of Portfolio Board Development, Advent International, Miles Graham, former Operating Partner and CEO, Helen Roberts, Skillcapital and Geoffrey Scott, Co-Chairman, Uster Technologies.
Dr. Sabine Dembkowski was part of the panel “How to secure your next Non-Executive Director role and build an efficient board” on the 23rd February 2016 together with Patrick Dunne, an experienced Chairman, Michelle Dunne, an Executive Search Consultant and the moderator Maria Chanmugam.
The article "The next lever of value creation" is published in the Women in Private Equity Awards magazine. The article highlights how Private Equity can utilise the power of board development to create value and realise ambitious value creation plans. Click image to read more.
The articel "Raise the bar" by Dr Sabine Dembkowski about the insights and work of Better Boards is published in the members magazine of The Institute of Chartered Secetaries and Administrators (ICSA).
Better Boards Limited is now a certified provider of professional development programmes for coaches (Continuing Coach Education - CCE). Certification has been granted by the International Coach Federation (ICF), the world's largest non-profit association for professional coaches. The licensing programme grants participants 26 CCE Units. Besides the general benefits of the ICF, the programme is also a perfect proof for the individual and professional development as a coach.
Dr Sabine Dembkowski gave a talk about “The art & science of creating effective boards” at an exclusive evening event for the community of HR Directors working with Private Equity firms in London. We like to thank Cinven for hosting the event.
Dr Sabine Dembkowski is a key note speaker at the "ICF Turkey 2015 Conference" in Istanbul. Please let us know if you are interested in her presentation "Managing and Developing Effective Boards". We will be very happy to e-mail you a copy.
Law firms have always relied on technically brilliant lawyers to help build their reputation. In the future this may well not be sufficient. – Article by Dr. Sabine Dembkowski, published in “The Lawyer”
Dr Sabine Dembkowski is invited to participate in the panel discussion at the annual conference "Institute of Directors India Global Convention" in London. The conference features a session run by Sabine called: "Corporate Governance: Board Leadership".
Value creation has become one of the overarching topics in the world of private equity. But once you have achieved this, how do you measure the impact? – Guest contribution by Dr Sabine Dembkowski, published by “The Operating Partners Forum”.