The company secretary is considered the gatekeeper to the boardroom. They have legal requirements to uphold, corporate governance responsibilities to embed and most crucially yet often overlooked they provide expert advice and insight to the board.
David Venus from ICSA shares his thoughts on how the role of company secretaries is evolving and how emerging technologies like blockchain and AI can support them.
A paper by ICSA’s international Thought Leadership Committee exploring how emerging technologies will affect the role of company secretaries and governance professionals.
Exploring the benefits that blockchain could bring to corporate governance and how it could offer smart solutions for classical sector inefficiencies, especially in the relationship between shareholders and the company.