The NED is developing its consulting service further this autumn to help managers and their advisors on the selection of fund directors. It is doing this at a time when various matters, from outside the industry, are colliding with this business. The NED believes that decisions on board appointments in future should include consideration of these external factors.  The NED’s director selection advice service includes information on:

•   Directors by jurisdiction

•   Investors’ perspective


The industry needs an independent fund director working definition

The City of London is where many fund managers – and The NED – have their offices. In the restaurants and bars around this area of town the expected independent fund director boom in the UK has been a frequent topic of discussion this summer.