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Mohammad Hamdan
Russian Federation
🔥NEW CEO duality refers to the situation when a Chief Executive Officer (CEO), besides running the corporation at the highest level, also holds the position of the Chairman of the Board. This phenomenon can only be found in One-tier Boards. In simpler wording, it's when a firm's CEO wears 2 hats: the CEO-hat and the Chairman of the Board-hat. CEO Duality obviously affects the company in question in multiple ways, which may be positive or negative. I would like to kick off this discussion page on CEO Duality by answering the question: How does the CEO duality impact on the effectiveness of the company's corporate governance system? There are at least 4 areas to consider for answering this question: BOARD EFFECTIVENESS: CEO duality night make the board of directors members and managers feel that their contribution will not make a lot of difference, because the decisions and implementations are in the hands of one person. This creates an imbalance of the power within the firm and enab (...) Read more? Sign up for free

  Graham Williams
Management Consultant, South Africa

How Does the CEO Duality Impact on the Effectiveness of the Company's Corporate Governance System?

In most cases I believe that the roles of Board, L (...)

Director, Thailand

CEO Duality Trade-off

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  Helen Strong
Business Consultant, South Africa

King IV Report Considerations for CEO Duality

@ Graham Williams: I agree that definitely the lar (...)

  Graham Williams
Management Consultant, South Africa

King IV Report Considerations

Agree Helen. King IV principles are very sound. Ve (...)

  John Henry
Project Manager, United States

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  Cecilia Calderon Kohler
Accountant, Chile


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  Graham Williams
Management Consultant, South Africa

CEO Duality

Agree Cecilia. A clear, concise, well-thought-out (...)

  Jaap de Jonge
Editor, Netherlands

CEO Duality (or Not) is Complex. Multiple Interests are at Stake

As Mohammad Hamdan wrote so clearly, there are at (...)

  Manoj Rambajan (MBA)

CEO Duality - the Power Game

CEO Duality has a direct impact on corporate gover (...)


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