Ethical Boardroom | Autumn 2015
Why outsourced company secretaries make good business sense.
In Australia, the outsourcing of company secretarial services has become big business over the past 10 years as more companies focus on the importance of strong, coherent corporate governance standards. This has stemmed in part from the global financial crisis (GFC) and the tightening of regulatory regimes that followed. However, as many boards have come to discover, there are many more advantages to engaging an outsourced company secretary than simple legal and regulatory compliance.