Thursday 23 January 2014 8:26 pm

Boardroom standards scrutiny

Board evaluations – used by companies to improve their practices in the boardroom – need to be improved according to Helen Pitcher, an expert on corporate governance. Pitcher yesterday said that she was pushing for improved standards on board evaluations with the publication of a Code of Practice. “At present these evaluations vary significantly,” says Sacha Sadan, L&G’s director of corporate governance.