- New Collaboration Strengthens Both Firms’ Board Service Offerings
Stanton Chase and the Centre for Board Excellence (CBE)announce a new partnership for corporate governance excellence. This strategic alliance strengthens board and leadership offerings globally by aligning Stanton Chase’s Board services with CBE’s proprietary governance solutions and expertise.”Boardroom effectiveness is a priority in the Middle East given the increased market competitiveness and the drive for improved organization performance,” said Panos Manolopoulos,Global Leader Board Services at Stanton Chase. “With CBE’s partnership, Stanton Chase Middle East will provide a suite of solutions to its clients. In fact, by combining our Board Search and Assessment services with CBE Board performance expertise and with Hofstede Insights MENA,an expert in organizational culture, Stanton Chase Middle East covers all aspects that impact the performance of a boardroom.”
Byron Loflin, CEO of CBE added: “This new partnership will benefit organizations around the globe who seek to strengthen their board’s effectiveness. Stanton Chase is a company with transparent values that complement a global mission and experience oriented approach to public,private, and NFP/NGO boards and leaders large and small.”
CBE brings extensive experience in the design and implementation of third-party board self assessments for board performance and effectiveness, and they tailor online and interview inquiry to meet the needs of a board’s unique governance objectives. CBE’s core offerings include customized board, CEO, and management assessments utilizing CBE’s secure EnGaugeTM platform. CBE’s platform includes interviews and the facilitation of governance action plans. CBE’s best in class governance solutions, coupled with Stanton Chase’s world class executive search, deliver cost effective solutions for both firms’ existing and future clients. Each firm will maintain autonomy so as to remain nonconflicting.
Mickey Matthews, Stanton Chase International Chairman, also expressed his excitement about the partnership. ”CBE is culturally and philosophically aligned with Stanton Chase values as a relationship-focused, professional, strategic business advisor. I look forward to the many benefits this new relationship will bring to our clients.”