Nominations open for 4th Institute of Directors Ghana Corporate Awards

BY: Kweku Zurek
Nominations open for 4th Institute of Directors Ghana Corporate Awards
Nominations open for 4th Institute of Directors Ghana Corporate Awards

The Institute of Directors Ghana (IoD-GH) has opened nominations for the 4th edition of the IoD-Gh Corporate Governance Excellence Awards from now till Friday, October 29, 2021.

The awards ceremony which will be held on Friday, November 19, 2021, at the Kempiski Gold Coast Hotel in Accra, would reward individuals and corporate organisations that have distinguished themselves over the year under review.

The ceremony which would be preceded by a week-long event seeks to bring directors and members of the Institute together to build their capacity, network and share ideas on how to promote directorship and professionalism in their various spheres of influence.

Aim

Themed "Good corporate governance and ethical leadership: An essential requirement for organizational turnaround," this year's event will kick off on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, with a strategic stakeholder engagement to discuss issues around corporate governance and leadership in promoting the Ghana Beyond Aid agenda, and followed by an Annual General Meeting.

Capacity Building Session

The event would focus on strategic capacity development sessions that would equip directors with tools to manage turnarounds with the potential to help rebuild post COVID-19 pandemic and explore opportunities for members to examine their governance structures and assess their degree of preparedness to dealing with recovery and corporate turnarounds.

The ceremony which seeks to create opportunities for members to interact with leadership to discuss various strategic issues relating to the institute would also touch on the successes chalked by the Institute and profess solutions to its challenges.

Speakers for the week-long celebration include the Speaker of Parliament, Mr Alban Bagbin, the Chief Justice, Justice Anim Yeboah, the Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Mr Ernest Addison, the Inspector General of Police, Dr George Akuffo Dampare among many others.

Nominations

Nominations forms can be downloaded and completed online at www.iodghana.org with further enquiries emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Institute of Directors Ghana

Established 21st May 1999 with an eleven-member Council, the Institute of Directors Ghana is a professional organization committed to the professional practice of Corporate Directorship. Our purpose is to champion director professionalism and development through good corporate governance for the benefit of organizations, stakeholders and the prosperity of Ghana.

It is committed to recognizing and unlocking members potential through the provision of world-class learning opportunities, knowledge sharing, networking,  mentorship and promotion of world-class standards in corporate governance.

After 20 years of operations under the Company’s Code, the Institute is now registered as a Professional Body under the Professional Bodies Registration Act 1973 (NRCD 143) with registration number: PB-71 effective August 31, 2020.