Take on Board event - 17 August 2021 (SOLD OUT)
Take on Board is the podcast where we talk all things Boards and governance.
Join us for this online event where Brynn O'Brien will be providing an overview of ESG (Environmental, social and governance) considerations for boards.
Brynn O’Brien is the Executive Director of the Australasian Centre for Corporate Responsibility (ACCR). ACCR invests in and engages with listed companies regarding their performance on material ESG issues. Prior to joining ACCR in January 2017, she worked as a consultant and advisor on business and human rights projects and practised as a corporations and international lawyer.
You’ll also get the chance to be part of this by asking questions.
You’ll also get to meet some of the Take on Board community not only from Australia, but across the world!
Let us know if you have any queries – otherwise, we look forward to seeing you there!
Our Speaker - Brynn O'Brien
Brynn has 15 years’ experience as a lawyer and strategist. Prior to joining ACCR in January 2017, she worked as a consultant and advisor on business and human rights projects and practised as a corporations and international lawyer. She has degrees in Medical Science and Law from the University of Technology Sydney and a Master of Laws from Columbia University.
Our Host - Helga Svendsen
Helga Svendsen is a connector: ideas to strategy to plans to action. She revels in connecting people and organisations and supports them to make the world a better place. She is passionate about empowerment and wise decision-making. Helga specialises in governance, strategy, planning and stakeholder engagement. Building on her leadership roles in government, not-for-profit and membership organisations, Helga is a dynamic facilitator, a supportive and challenging coach, an effective trainer and an engaging speaker. She is a Board member of the Royal Women's Hospital and the Accident Compensation Conciliation Service. She founded the Board KickStarter and Board Accelerator programs, two group-coaching programs to support women into and in Non Executive Director roles. Host of Take on Board podcast.
(Melbourne, Australia time).
Online via zoom