CEO and Global Co-Chair of WomenCorporateDirectors
With the Asian slowdown shaking world markets and investor confidence, boards are readjusting their thinking toward the region.
To highlight the challenges of this region, WomenCorporateDirectors Foundation held its annual Asia Institute, convening more than 100 top women executives and board members from across Asia in Tokyo last fall to discuss trends in the Asian market. The group discussed the corporate game changers in this new post-economic-miracle era and how companies operating in the region are retrenching andpreparing themselves competitively for the future.
Below are some of the top issues facing boards in Asia this year, as raised by the business leaders participating in the Institute: