Episode 146:

The Keys to Creating a Personal Roadmap to the Boardroom, with Diana Markaki

Oct 13, 2021 | Boardroom Bound

Laying out essential steps towards a board career.

About this episode

Finding the right path to take to your goals is a key determiner of success. As Diana Markaki joins us today, she shares her experience in public and private board roles and explores how to build a roadmap to the boardroom from virtually any starting point.

 

Diana is a seasoned international M&A and capital markets lawyer with a focus on energy and infrastructure and an experienced board member in both public and public boards. She earned her executive MBA from Harvard Business School, and a master degree from Athens University, School of Law. She is the CEO and Founder of the Boardroom, a private club for female executives and aspiring board members in Switzerland.

 

In today’s episode, Diana shares from her experience journeying to the boardroom and provides a guide to building a path for success in a board role. She also discusses the changing landscape of the boardroom and how to prepare for the future of board roles. You won’t want to miss this episode of Boardroom Bound!

 

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Directorship Certification

 

Today’s episode is sponsored by the International Board Director Competency Designation.

 

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