• What Every Boardroom Needs in An Age of Investor Activism

    Ilene Gordon, CEO and Chairman of the food company Ingredion , has served on eight corporate boards and she used to get a standard piece of advice: "Don't say anything for three meetings."
    Not these days. "That's outdated," she said Wednesday at Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit it Laguna Niguel. "One of the most important things is getting oriented and up to speed quickly. You want to understand the company, the dynamics and economics. I ask for an orientation, even before my first meeting."
    Bonnie Gwin, Global CEO and Board of Directors Practice at the executive search firm Heidrick &...


    6 days ago - Fortune