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Board and Director Development Programmes


The international Director

This course is for directors and aspiring directors whose companies are foreign-owned, have foreign subsidiaries or joint ventures, or who are involved in international business. Its purposed is to ensure that delegates understand:

  • Basic differences in foreign legal systems and the effect that different jurisdictions have on international
    business and the work of the board

  • The effect of cross-cultural differences on business relationships

Course Objectives


At the end of this course delegates will have;

  • Knowledge of the basis of legal differences in company law in alternative jurisdictions
  • Clear understanding of the role and responsibilities foreign directors and oversea boards
  • Clear understanding of how and why cultures vary and the consequences for board and business relationships