Governance Leadership Programme

The difference between good and outstanding performance

Transform your performance from excellent to outstanding with the Governance Leadership Programme, an executive development programme designed to equip you with fresh strategic insights and practical ideas for enabling governance in the boardroom and the business. 

Built around the concept of Situational Intelligence, and delivered through collaborative group-led learning, participants leave with the passion, enthusiasm, insights and strategies to truly make a difference.

We offer two ways to take this programme:


Next programme date: 12-15 October 2020
Venue: Hanbury Manor Marriott Hotel & Country Club

The Governance Leadership Programme brings together leading governance professionals and company secretaries from around the world. This executive programme enables senior talent to develop their competencies through collaborative workshops with peers. Individual post-programme sessions allow you to reflect on your strengths and create a personal action plan.



Next dates: Strategic Skills: 4 February, 29 April, 10 September 2020; Influencing Skills: 5 March, 2 June, 6 October 2020; Leadership Skills: 31 March, 2 July, 12 November 2020.

The modular programme offers a series of three non-residential, one-day events scheduled throughout the year. These workshops will build on your governance experience and develop your professional strengths. On completion, you will be able to recognise and understand the strategic factors driving your organisation, influence boardroom behaviour and lead governance thinking.



Discover more about the experience of taking the programme from past participants.

Faisal Al-Nefaie

Faisal is the Head of Corporate Governance at Al Rajhi Bank, Saudi Arabia and took the residential programme in 2015. Read their story.

Shona McGlashan

Shona is the Chief Governance Officer for Mountain Equipment Co-op, Canada and took the residential programme in 2016. Read their story.

James Turner

James is the Deputy Director of Strategy, Government Property Unit, Cabinet Office and took the modular programme in 2016. Read their story

Next steps and contact

Take a look through the programme options and book your place using the links opposite. If you’re not sure which programme is most suitable for you, our training team will be happy to help.

You can contact them at or call 020 7612 7034.

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