Enver Yücesan, INSEAD Professor of Technology & Operations Management

Pragmatic collaborations can take sustainability from obligation to opportunity.

  • As globalisation brings vulnerabilities from unknown directions, boards are faced with new risk management responsibilities. Are they up to it?

  • Private equity fund investors have the ownership leverage to turn around companies via social and governance reform.

  • In the wake of the global financial crisis government stakeholders have shown they are more than capable of running profitable businesses. The key to success is strong governance.

  • As private shareholdings grow, is it time to consider a separate “shareholders” or “owners” board to give corporate boards and directors the space and the framing to do their jobs effectively?