The new age Company Secretary: from basics to value add
Whether you are a new company secretary or just want to refresh some of your knowledge, this course has something to offer. Exploring how the role of the company secretary has changed globally and in South Africa over the last decade and what that means practically for your day-to-day statutory activities, but also the broader governance value added activities.
Unpacking the role of the company secretary
- • Global trends
• South Africa
- • Impact
- • Establishing a new or improving on an established company secretarial department
Meetings and resolutions
• Board meeting basics
• Written board resolutions
• Holding an effective annual general meeting
• Written shareholder resolutions
• Key statutory filings and functions
• Board evaluation and continuous professional development
• CPD general
• CPD: Directors' and prescribed officers' duties, responsibilities and powers: equipping you to present
training on the topic
• Board evaluation: why and how
Time: 09:00 - 14:30
Cost: R5, 500.00 per delegate ex VAT
Presenter’s BIO: CARINA WESSELS
Carina holds an LLB and two LLM degrees: Labour Law and Extractive industry law in Africa (cum laude), a Certificate in Advanced Labour Law (cum laude) and a PMD (cum laude). She is an admitted Advocate of the High Court of South Africa, a fellow and past president of Chartered Secretaries Southern Africa, as well as past president of the Corporate Secretaries International Association.
Carina is a seasoned executive having spent most of her career in mining (operational and head office positions in HR, business improvement, governance and legal). After joining Alexander Forbes in October 2017 she rapidly progressed through continuously expanding portfolios and since March 2019 serves as Executive: Governance, Legal and Compliance. She is an experienced international and local non-executive director, audit committee member/chair, respected international speaker and published writer. She was recognised in the 2019 CEO Global Pan-African awards as one of the most influential women in business and government in financial services (SADC South), shortlisted as general counsel of the year in events in both South Africa and Hong Kong and the Alexander Forbes legal team recognised in South Africa and Hong Kong. She has again been shortlisted as general counsel of the year and the Alexander Forbes legal team for financial services in the In-House Community Awards for 2020.
The course delivery is subject to a minimum attendance. All attendees will receive a course certificate on completion and CPD points.
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