BoardTalk, 15 May 2017
15 May 2017
The latest BoardTalk newsletter.
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First Governance Mark awarded
On May 8, the Minister for Sport and Recreation Hon. Dr. Jonathan Coleman presented the first Governance Mark to Sport Wellington. The Minister noted that; “it is important that we now have a process to provide evidence of capability around the board table.”
SPORTNZ board appoints intern
Future Director Chelsea Grootveld will observe the SportNZ board for the next 12 months. Chelsea holds a PhD in Education from Victoria University having studied the ‘effect of higher education on Māori’ as her thesis. Her expertise in kaupapa Māori education and health will bring a welcome perspective to discussions.
Two good strategy articles from McKinsey
Trouble in the valleys
The Welsh government takes a hard line on Sport Wales, read more here.