The instrument developed by BoardResearch covers, among others, the following main themes:

  • Role of the chairperson of the board of directors
  • Group processes within the board
  • Organisation of meetings
  • Interpersonal dynamics within the board
  • Communication and cooperation between the board of directors and the management team
  • Task fulfilment by the board and its individual members
  • Critical attitude and involvement of board members
  • Knowledge of- and expertise on various domains
  • Functioning of committees within the board
  • Considering stakeholder interests