Skip to main content
Become a member


Board Effectiveness

06 Mar 2017

Board performance is critical to the success of any business.

In the past few years, the idea of board-level appraisals has become increasingly accepted. The UK Corporate Governance Code, which applies to all companies (UK and overseas) with a premium listing on the London Stock Exchange, states that "the board should undertake a formal and rigorous annual evaluation of its own performance and that of its committees and individual directors."

This factshseet provides a collection of resources to help improve your board's performance and set standards.

This content is for members only.

You can access this factsheet by logging into the website. If you are not yet a member, you can join now by clicking the button below.

Join now  Login

The information in this guidance is intended for general information purposes only and does not constitute legal or professional advice. The IoD does not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from relying on information contained in this article. It is not a substitute for legal advice and specific and personal legal advice should be taken on any individual matter. IoD does not recommend any firms. The IoD is not accountable for the products, services, acts or omissions on the website(s) linked to this page. Website terms and conditions apply.

Contact us

020 7451 3100

Business information

Enquire online

(Members only)

Opening hours

9am-5pm, Monday-Friday, excluding UK public holidays