The NZ Herald launched the Directors of the Decade project in early May to spark debate on corporate governance.

This is a great debate to be having, and it's important that New Zealand challenges itself to continue raising governance practice and standards.

And of course that's a focus and passion for the Institute of Directors.


The Directors of the Decade project ranked the performance of public company directors in New Zealand based on business performance over 10 years.

The authors of the project acknowledged that they took an "admittedly crude batting average to the boardroom table" and many of