IoD opens nominations for Corporate Governance Excellence Awards

Mr Rockson Dogbegah, President of IoD

The Institute of Directors (IoD) Ghana has opened nominations for 2019 Corporate Governance Excellence Awards for both public and private sector actors.

The nominations open today and closes on Friday 30th August, 2019. The ceremony will be held on Friday 22nd November, 2019.

The aim of the awards is to stimulate and sustain the culture of good corporate governance and champion director professionalism and development through education for the benefit of organizations and stakeholders.

It is also aimed at celebrating the achievements of both public and private sector Individual Personalities and Organizations who have distinguished themselves by practicing and exhibiting good corporate governance leading to desirable outcomes of ethical culture, good performance, effective controls and legitimacy.

All Interested Participants are invited to a sensitization workshop on the awards on Monday 17th June, 2019 at Cleaver House, Barnes Road, Accra (Adjacent TIGO Head office) from 2pm to 5pm

The categories include – Most Influential Director of the Year, Innovative Director of the Year, Overall Director of the Year ( Female), Most Credible Director of the Year, Rising Director of the Year, Overall Director of the Year         ( Male).

The corporate categories are, Agricultural Business (Agrobased), Healthcare Facility, Oil Marketing, Petroleum Refining and Related Industry, Agriculture (Fishing, Poultry and Crop farming), Hospitality (Hotels), Power Generation and Distribution, Apparel and clothing Industry, Hospitality (Support & Allied Services), Printing, Publishing, and Allied Industry, Chemical and Allied Industry, Industrial and Commercial Machinery Industry, Retail and Supermarkets, Construction, Information Technology Industry, Rubber and Miscellaneous Plastic Industry, Consulting, Insurance (Pensions), Rural and Community Banks, Ecommerce, Insurance (Life), Savings and loans, Education, Insurance (General Business), Sports, Electronic and Electrical Equipment Industry, Leasing companies, Stone, Clay, Glass, and Concrete Industry, Entertainment, Lumber and Wood Industry, Telecommunication, Fabricated Metal Industry, Manufacturing, Transportation Industry, Finance Houses, Media, Travel and Tours, Food, Beverages Industry, Microfinance Institutions, Universal Banks, Furniture and Fixtures Industry, Mining and Quarrying