Articles

In the Media

In the Media

Browse through our library of recent articles to gain insight and understand current challenges and opportunities facing companies today.

Article ESG

For companies and their boards, the heat is on

By Helle Bank Jorgensen
June 04, 2021

Shutterstock image

What the G7 meeting means for boards of directors

By Helle Bank Jorgensen
June 9, 2021

thelawyersdaily.ca

Gender inclusivity on boards in a post-pandemic world

By Helle Bank Jorgensen, Alyssa Merendino and Ty Bryant
April 12, 2021

Green Bull Radio

ESG Certificates and Designations

By Kendall Titchener and Helle Bank Jorgensen
April 23, 2021

5thcolloquium

The Good Governance Academy’s 5th Colloquium

Enterprise Value Creation
May 13, 2021

voiceamerica_logo

Future Boardroom Competencies
By Maureen Metcalf and Helle Bank Jorgensen
March 09, 2021

innovativeleadershipinstitute

Do We Need New Competencies in the Boardroom and C-Suite?

By Helle Bank Jorgensen
March 3, 2021

blog.voiceamerica

Do We Need New Competencies in the Boardroom and C-Suite?

By Helle Bank Jorgensen
March 4, 2021

Report: Future Boardroom Competencies

Future Boardroom Competencies
2020 Report

By Helle Bank Jorgensen and Ty Bryant
November 30th, 2020


It’s 2021: Time to reset corporate governance

It’s 2021: Time to reset corporate governance

By Helle Bank Jorgensen and Ty Bryant
January 05, 2021

https://www.wcbe.org/

DEI In The Boardroom: Diverse Leadership Is Better Business

By WCBE Podcast experience, Maureen Metcalf and Helle Bank Jorgensen
March 08, 2021

Source: International Leadership Association http://www.ila-net.org/

Spotlight Session: Environmental, Social, and Governance Competent Boards: Diverse Leadership Is Better Business

Helle Bank Jorgensen, Valrie Grant, Mahmoud Mohieldin, Keith Tuffley and Amanda Ellis (Moderator) | International Leadership Association
Sunday, November 8th, 2020 | 17:15 to 18:30 EST

The Sustainability Board Report

The Sustainability Board Report explores the different dimensions of good corporate governance and the importance of sustainable corporate leadership, with an added focus on what has changed in the past year, 2019.

The Importance of ESG

Post memorandum of the 4th Colloquium – The Importance of ESG.

By The Good Governance Academy (November 5th, 2020)

NACD Cover

To Achieve Purpose, Boards Must Embrace Integrated Reporting
By Robert G. Eccles and Helle Bank Jorgensen

Leadership and Loyalty™ With Dov Baron

Corporate Sustainability – The Most Critical Aspects of a Resilient Business

Dov Baron and Helle Bank Jorgensen

Helle Money Radio

Upgrading board members’ ESG competencies – Singapore Radio interview

Glenn van Zutphen and Helle Bank Jorgensen

White Papers

How to Set Up Effective Climate Governance on Corporate Boards: Guiding principles and questions

Corporate Governance & Climate Change

Corporate Governance & Climate Change, Odgers Berndtson

by Mary Francia

NACD 10 Steps

10 Steps Toward Good ESG Governance

by Helle Bank Jørgensen, NACD BoardTalk

Diligent Podcast -ESG

The evolving role of governance, ESG Competent Boards and how ESG is moving from an afterthought to a strategic imperative.

Sustainability Article ESG - Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group

“Competence, Curiosity, and Courage”: Sustainability and the Board – Interview with Helle Bank Jorgensen for Sustainability Journal, Abu Dhabi Sustainability Group.

Sustainability is an Integral Business Decision

Sustainability is an Integral Business Decision

Green Disruption: Joelle Pang and Rishabh Nanda (June 4th, 2020)

Is Your Board Prepared for the Future? Navigating COVID-19 and Beyond

Is Your Board Prepared for the Future? Navigating COVID-19 and Beyond

Helle Bank Jorgensen, Mary Francia and Sanjay Khanna (June 3rd, 2020)

People in need have long memories – the case for stakeholder primacy

People in need have long memories – the case for stakeholder primacy 

The Center for Global Enterprise: Helle Bank Jorgensen and Tom Cummings (May 2020)

Paul Polman's Thinking the Unthinkable Article

Why leadership must learn fast from the COVID-19 crisis – some hopeful signs

Thinking the Unthinkable: Paul Polman from his ESG Competent Boards Session May 13th (May 2020)

https://www.thinkunthink.org/latest-unthinking/2020-05-22-why-leadership-must-learn-fast-from-the-covid-19-crisis-some-hopeful-signs

The consequences of COVID-19: Thought leaders share governing board priorities

The consequences of COVID-19: Thought leaders share governing board priorities

ESG Competent Boards global faculty share their views on the consequences of COVID-19 (May 1, 2020)

The Truth About Corporate Success: Sustainability

The Truth About Corporate Success: Sustainability

Thrive Global: Dov Baron (March 17, 2020)

https://thriveglobal.com/stories/the-truth-about-corporate-success-sustainability/

How Boards Can Be Forces for Change Amid the COVID-19 Crisis

How Boards Can Be Forces for Change Amid the COVID-19 Crisis

NACD BoardTalk: Helle Bank Jorgensen and Tom Cummings (April 2, 2020)

https://blog.nacdonline.org/posts/boards-forces-change-covid-19?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter&utm_campaign=Blog&utm_content=forces%20for%20change%20blog

Global Conversation Dov Baron

Podcast: Helle Bank Jorgensen: Corporate Sustainability – The Most Critical Aspects of a Resilient Business.

Dov Baron: Global Conversation (March 26, 2020)

Listen to the podcast here

Covid-19 & the Ancient Social Contract Called Duty of Care

Covid-19 & the Ancient Social Contract Called Duty of Care

LinkedIn Article: Helle Bank Jorgensen and Tom Cummings (March 17, 2020)

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/covid-19-ancient-social-contract-called-duty-care-bank-jørgensen/

From an organic form of virus to a virus of material losses - how can we be prepared when the unthinkable happens?

From an organic form of virus to a virus of material losses – how can we be prepared when the unthinkable happens?

LinkedIn Article: Helle Bank Jorgensen and Tom Cummings (March 11, 2020)

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/from-organic-form-virus-material-losses-how-can-we-bank-jørgensen/

Enabling diversity in the boardroom

Enabling diversity in the boardroom

The Lawyer’s Daily: Helle Bank Jorgensen (March 8, 2020)

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/enabling-diversity-boardroom-helle-bank-jørgensen/

Wake-Up Call: Directors Must Focus on Sustainability Risks, BlackRock Letter Presses

Wake-Up Call: Directors Must Focus on Sustainability Risks, BlackRock Letter Presses

NACD BoardTalk: Helle Bank Jorgensen (January 28, 2020)

https://blog.nacdonline.org/posts/focus-on-sustainability-blackrock-presses

Mark Carney Article by Helle

The Sustainability Leadership Award for (almost) a decade goes to Mark Carney, Governor of the Bank of England

LinkedIn: Helle Bank Jorgensen (December 31, 2019)

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/sustainability-leadership-award-almost-decade-goes-bank-jørgensen/

Ethical Boardroom Article

Where was the Board?

Ethical Boardroom: Helle Bank Jorgensen (December, 2019)

https://ethicalboardroom.com/where-was-the-board/