By Ebunoluwa Sessou
Assessing the role of the Board of Directors in managing crisis in workplaces was the centre of discourse during an online webinar platform organized by the Women on Boards, WIMBoard, under the Women in Management, Business and Public Service.
With various panellists who bore their thoughts on the theme, “The Role of Boards in Anticipating and Managing Crisis”, emphases were laid on a proactive approach both Boards and Executive Management of various organizations can take to address the crisis.
Speaking, Mrs Ibukun Awosika; Chairman First Bank Nigeria Limited, disclosed that, the role of Boards in anticipating and managing the crisis in the workplace is enormous adding that, the ultimate responsibility and liability lies with the Board to delegate responsibilities to management to run a business on a daily basis.
“We have multiple talents in the Board room in every situation to serve the organization in its best interest….
Source: Vanguard Newspaper