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Elements of Finance - What Every Board Member Should Know - November 15, 2021 (Zoom)
Monday, November 15, 2021, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM EST
Category: Events



Elements of Finance:
What Every Board Member Should Know
Ellen Richstone
Public Company Board Director

presented by
The Boston Club's Board Ed Series


Monday, November 15, 2021

5:00pm- 6:30pm - Program and Q&A

Zoom Meeting
You will receive the dial-in
information when you register 

Reg and School St Members: No charge
Associate Members: No charge
Non-Members: $35

Register no later than:
Monday, November 15, 2021



Board members have a fiduciary responsibility and need a basic understanding of finance to actively participate. This session goes beyond the Audit Committee to help potential board candidates understand what is covered at the full board level. Join Ellen Richstone as she shares insights about what every board member needs to know about finance.


Ellen Richstone has been a Public Company Board Director since 2003 for companies ranging in size from Fortune 500 to Micro-Cap. She is a former CEO, Fortune 500 CFO and Fortune 500 Treasurer. Currently on three public boards, chairing three Audit Committees, Ellen is an SEC Financial Expert, known for working with companies at critical phases, both high growth and turnaround. Her industry experience includes: Aerospace/Automotive, Computer-software/hardware/ AR & VR, Networking/ Telecommunications, Consumer Products, Industrial products, Lighting and Clean tech, Semiconductors, Consumer Products, Life Sciences, Med Devices, Pharma and Financial Services. Ellen's background includes: International Business (China, India, Japan South Korea, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Europe), M&A-due diligence/integration, Former Fortune 500 CFO (Rohr Aerospace) and Former CEO (Entrepreneurial Resources) and Former Fortune 500 Treasurer. She was named to the Top 100 Board Diversity Candidates for Public Companies by Agenda (parent Co- Financial Times) and was on CFO Magazine's Editorial Advisory Board. Her board Committee experience includes: Audit, Nom/Gov and Comp Committee. In June 2012, Ellen was named to the Board of the National Association of Corporate Directors, New England. In March 2013, she received the first annual Distinguished Director Award from the American College Corporate Directors. In January, 2018 Ellen was awarded NACD's Board Leadership Fellow Level, NACD's highest credential for Board Directors, and in September 2020 was named to the NACD's Directorship 100 for leadership in Board Governance. Ellen is a long time member of The Boston Club, and in June 2021 received the Club's President's Award for planning and organizing the 2020-2021 Corporate Board Education Series.

Reg and School St Members: No Charge*
Associate Members: No Charge
Non-Members: $35

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 * PLEASE NOTE:  For this event, reservations and cancellations will be accepted until 4:00pm, Monday, November 15, 2021



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