Risky Women Podcast | The Impact of Governance with Pru Bennett
Risky Women celebrates women in risk, compliance and regulation. Pru Bennett, corporate governance advisor, joins their podcast to talk about what company boards should be asking themselves about ESG and the performance benefits of board diversity.
Until January, 2019, Pru Bennett was a Managing Director at BlackRock and Head of BlackRock’s Investment Stewardship team for the APAC Region based in Hong Kong. Pru is an active participant in the public debate on corporate governance and stewardship and in her current role as Principal at Guerdon Associates, she advises boards of Australian companies on issues covering executive and non-executive director remuneration, investor communications and board related ESG issues.
- 03:00 Career Journey
- 04:50 Why G is most important in ESG
- 10:40 Who inspires you?
- 14:45 What should boards be asking?
- 24:25 Setting tone at the top & mood in the middle
- 28:08 Diversity on boards
- 30:17 Rants & Revelations
- 32:58 Rapid Fire Round
Yesterday’s board was asking the question, what money are we making? Today’s board should be asking the question, how are we making our money?