Accessible

Worldwide

 

About Us

OUR AMBITION

Background

Our ambition is to be a world leader in the provision of corporate governance education for directors of boards that provides a learning experience that is stimulating, engaging and fun.
We are an Irish firm serving a global market headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.
We have substantial expertise in corporate governance for organisations such as non-profits, SMEs, financial institutions, statutory bodies, sports organisations, charities, healthcare organisations and MNC’s for example.
Our founder David W Duffy is Ireland’s leading published author on corporate governance based on over 20 years of advising on the topic nationally and internationally.

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OUR SOLUTIONS

Providing world class online governance education and programmes through an innovative blended model.

We are setting the standards in providing accessible high quality, accredited governance education. Our platform has been designed to be agile, scalable and customised to meet individual organisational needs.

ACCREDITED

ROBUST, SCALABLE & CUSTOMISABLE

FLEXIBLE, MODULAR & ENGAGED LEARNING

CONNECTED & NETWORKED

ACCREDITED

We provide postgraduates programmes which can be accredited by local and international organisations and universities.

FLEXIBLE, MODULAR & ENGAGED LEARNING

Our governance programmes empower board members to further develop their expertise, while balancing their work and other needs.

ROBUST, SCALABLE & CUSTOMISABLE

We use real life case based learning, accessible anytime, anywhere from any device, with interactive content, white boarding, videos, podcasts, journals and e books.

CONNECTED & NETWORKED

Our online team based approach leverages approaches that have been affirmed as best practice. The programmes are also enriched by the contributions of the participants who will form part of our Alumni network once they have completed their work.

OUR TEAM

DAVID W. DUFFY

Founder & CEO
The Governance Company

Founder of The Governance Company

 

He was also the founder of Prospectus, Irelands leading independent Management Consultants.

He has extensive experience in advising organisations on corporate governance and overseas. He is Ireland’s leading author on corporate governance. He previously held a senior position in Accenture and trained with PWC in London.

He is graduate of in Business from Trinity College Dublin and holds an MBA from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland.

He is also a Chartered Accountant. David is a Council Member of the Dublin Chamber of Commerce and a former board member of The Ireland Funds and a number of other commercial, sporting and voluntary bodies.