Board Room Blog Articles

by Matodzi Ratshimbilani The testimony of the former minister of public enterprises Barbara Hogan before the Zondo commission on state capture has highlighted long standing incongruity that beset the directors of state-owned companies (SOEs). Hogan testified how former president Jacob Zuma sought to influence the decisions of...

by Matodzi Ratshimbilani The world over the concept of sophisticated investors is acknowledged in different forms. By way of example, in the United Kingdom sophisticated investors include retail clients, professional clients and eligible counterparties. The crux of this categorisation of investors is that there are certain investors...

by Matodzi Ratshimbilani On 29 and 30 August 2018, the California Legislative Assembly and the United States (US) Senate respectively, passed a bill to amend the States Corporations Code, the equivalent of our Companies Act prescribing minimum female director representation in the boards of all companies...