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Considering your first board appointment or want to develop a board career? This FREE EVENT is for you!
As a CPA you are highly appointable and the career benefits are immense.

Career Development

Additional Income

Personal Development

FREE LUNCH & LEARN EVENT - February 19th @ 12:30pm

Topic - Planning a Board Career for CPA's

You should. There are so many reasons you should consider making a board appointment a significant part of your career, including:

    • Additional Income – an average private sector NED earns AUD $41,000 per appointment (Australian Board Remuneration Survey) and NZD $46,000 (EY/IODNZ);
    • Career Development – those who hold board appointments in addition to an executive role earn 13% more than their peers and their likelihood of being promoted increased by 44% (Harvard Business Review);
    • Give Back – an opportunity to give back to organisations/causes you might be passionate about,
    • Upskill – skills and experience to work with your own board better;
    • Networks – develop professional opportunities you can’t leverage elsewhere.

Ask the right questions

There are over 90,000 organisations across the commercial, not for profit and government sectors in Australia and New Zealand that have boards and recent studies have found that 50% of these businesses recruit new board members each year. That means there are ~45,000 NED roles available and filled annually and finance and accounting skills are the most highly sought after. So the question is not Are their opportunities available? Can you contribute? Or Should you pursue a board appointment?


If you are interested in gaining a board appointment or developing a board career the questions you really need answers to are: How do you find the right board opportunities? and How will you get appointed?

During this event you will  below to find out:

    • What sort of board opportunities exist for CPAs;
    • Why as a CPA your skills are in high demand;
    • What the four big things are that will prevent you from gaining a board appointment are, and
    • How to avoid these problems by focusing on three simple and easy to implement things.


This is a one-off event! All registrants will receive a full replay of the session.

You MUST register below to receive links to the live event and the full replay!