Institute of Director’s Manifesto

The IoD is proposing 10 policy initiatives which will reinforce the UK’s pre-eminent position in the global corporate governance space.

  1. 1. Support the development of an industry-led Code of Conduct for Directors.
  2. 2. Deliver proposed reforms to the regulation of auditors.
  3. 3. Establish an independent Corporate Governance Commission.
  4. 4. Transform the operation and functioning of Companies House.
  5. 5. Mandate minimum requirements for director training.
  6. 6. Encourage the adoption of a Code of Practice for board evaluation.
  7. 7. Create a framework through which companies can project their Business Purpose.
  8. 8. Encourage a consistent approach to Climate-Related Corporate Disclosures.
  9. 9. Explore opportunities to establish an ESG-oriented Sovereign Wealth Fund.
  10. 10. Establish a newly-defined corporate form – the Public Service Corporation.

Read the manifesto here