Board Research & Advisory as the Fundament of Effective Leadership

Board Research & Advisory

The Board Research & Advisory Department assists in board development, as well as that of the director and boardroom community, by addressing complex boardroom issues. Our engagement with the board at various levels over the last three decades, lends us the sensitivity of understanding various board matters and its burning & upcoming issues.

We engage in knowledge and resource development through research papers and surveys; board & directors’ performance evaluation to track and augment board effectiveness to achieve the vision of the organisation; develop strategic foresight capabilities for boards; contribute in catalysing the board’s climate governance initiative and commitment; extend arbitration, mediation and conciliation support; as well as enable value creation through integrated reporting.

The objective behind establishing the Board Research & Advisory wing is to enable best practices by way of research collaboration, benchmarking, framework development, evaluation etc., and keeping with IOD’s mission of “Building Tomorrow’s Boards”. Board Research and Advisory services play a crucial role in guiding organisations towards effective governance and strategic decision-making. These services involve providing valuable insights, analysis, and recommendations to boards of directors, executives, and senior management teams

IOD’s Board Expert Committee Members

Our Board Research & Advisory Department

Our Board Research and Advisory wing at IOD is a team of experienced professionals including Company Secretaries and Advocates. As a dedicated group of professionals, we are committed to empowering boards of directors and promoting effective corporate governance practices.

As professionals, we recognise the crucial role that organisations play in ensuring compliance, transparency, and ethical behaviour. We provide insightful analysis and direction on legal, regulatory, and governance issues as trusted consultants to boards, executive teams, and management.

Connect with us as our Board Research and Advisory Wing work together to strengthen corporate governance practices, uphold integrity, and drive long-term value creation.


Explore our Board Research & Advisory Offerings

  • Board

    Board Advisory services provide expert guidance and recommendations to boards of directors and senior executives

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  • Board

    Whether you are a non-profit, for-profit, or government entity; the decisions made by your board of directors

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  • ESG

    ESG considerations are becoming increasingly important for companies and investors as they seek to manage risks,

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  • Strategic

    In the wake of the global pandemic, and preceding, as well as resulting economic & political uncertainties

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  • Arbitration

    Arbitration is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in which parties involved in a conflict agree

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Our Board Advisory Clients

Our prestigious clientele features some of the world's largest and most successful companies, as evidenced by their top positions in market capitalization rankings. We have played a pivotal role in constructing and nurturing some of the most successful boards globally, enabling them to boost their efficiency, leverage their diverse strengths, and optimize their contributions to companies, shareholders, and society.