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The Director's Cultural Challenge: SG World

08 Nov 2018
SG World, Crewe

Event overview:

This event is part of the Chartered Directors Insights Session and Tour series run by the IoD Professional Development team. It is the first time it has come to the North West, and is open to all.



'The Director's Cultural Challenge'

Join us on Thursday 8 November 2018 at 08:30am to hear from Mark Haase Chartered Director and CEO of SG World. In this session Mark will explore the cultural challenges that boards and businesses face, and the steps directors can take to ensure the right balance is met between productivity and a formal working environment, and employee wellbeing.

Mark's presentation will be accompanied by a tour of the SG World premises, to give you further insight into the company's culture, and the ways in which the board practices what it preaches.

For the last 49 years, SG World has developed innovative products to help customers look after people, premises and property.

The company’s simple solutions make it easier for businesses to build regulatory compliance and best practices into their daily processes with a range that includes: visitor, contractor and staff booking-in procedures, plant and equipment inspections and incident reporting.  Formed in 1969, SG World operates from its purpose built HQ in Crewe, Cheshire. The company employs 150 staff with regional offices in London, Ireland, Belgium and the U.S. It has a customer base in excess of 20,000 organisations across the UK, looked after by a nationwide sales force offering local service and support.

SG World’s diverse portfolio includes simple consumable tools such as ID cards and lanyards, health and safety documentation systems, cutting edge visitor management software suites and school support documentation. You will find SG World solutions in businesses, the public sector and manufacturing across the UK.  In 2017, SG World completed the acquisition of The Printing House, a high end commercial printing company, to add a wider range of solutions to offer its customers.

Find SG World at Arnold Haase House, Duchy Road, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 6ND

The views expressed during this insights session are those of the presenter, and do not necessarily reflect those of the IoD.

Why attend:

  • Put your questions to a Chartered Director during an exclusive premises tour and share your thoughts and opinions as we discuss business culture across the sector.
  • Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from a Chartered Director at the front-line of risk governance and to discuss and dissect the mistakes made by others in order to better protect your company and customers in the future.
  • Build contacts as you network with fellow Chartered Directors and IoD members and gain invaluable insight that can be put into practice within your business.

Key details

Date & time: 08 Nov 2018 08:00 - 10:00
Location: SG World, Crewe
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Event manager:
IoD Professional Development
Contact phone:
020 7766 8988
Contact email:
cdirfeedback@iod.com

Agenda


08.00 Arrival, registration and breakfast

08.30 Mark Haase, Chartered Director and CEO | SG World - explore the cultural challenges that boards and businesses face, and the steps directors can take to ensure the right balance is met between productivity and a formal working environment, and employee wellbeing.

09.00 Tour at SG World premises, to give you further insight into the company's culture, and the ways in which the board practices what it preaches.

10.00 Event closes

Speakers

Mark Haase CDir, CEO of SG World


Mark joined the board of SG World in 2009. Prior to this he spent eight years as a Management Consultant with his own practice, dealing in Change and Business Development for many of the leading names in finance and industry. His career background includes senior management in Financial Services, Business to Business Sales & Marketing and Information Technology.

Since his appointment he has successfully grown the business through organic expansion and acquisition to develop the long term ambitions of the company. Focusing on the basics, recruiting, training and motivating the best individuals, and recognising peoples efforts are key fundamentals to the continuing success of SG World.

 

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Booking


Bookings cancelled within 7 days will not be refunded
Location
  • SG World
  • Arnold Haase House
  • Duchy Road
  • Crewe
  • CW1 6ND


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