What is the role of the Chair?

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The Chair plays a crucial role in any organisation in setting the cultural and ethical tone, providing leadership to the Board and in establishing the company’s corporate governance.

  • Responsible for the leadership of the board and ensuring its effectiveness in all aspects of its role.
  • Set and maintain the highest standards of integrity and probity, set clear expectations concerning the company’s culture, values and behaviors and the style and tone of board discussions.
  • Oversee the orderly operation of the board of directors.
  • Ensure appropriate interaction between the board, its shareholders, stakeholders and executive management team.

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