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Board effectiveness, managerial ownership and company performance

Md Kassim, Aza Azlina and Ishak, Zuaini and Abdul Manaf, Nor Aziah (2012) Board effectiveness, managerial ownership and company performance. In: Knowledge Management International Conference (KMICe) 2012, 4 – 6 July 2012, Johor Bahru, Malaysia.

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The study examines the effects of board process and managerial ownership on company performance of Malaysian public listed companies.Unlike traditional governance models that emphasize on board structure, this study focuses on board process.Two types of data are used; a survey to Malaysian directors and company annual reports.In total, 175 companies responded to the questionnaires, which represent 26% of response rate.The results of the study provide evidence that board’s risks oversight and performance of independent directors are associated to company performance.The results provide feedback to the policy makers in Malaysia as the results indicate that board effectiveness influences company performance.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN: 9789832078661 Organized by: UUM College of Art & Sciences, Universiti Utara Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: Risk oversight, accessibility of information, independent directors.
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: College of Arts and Sciences
Depositing User: Prof. Madya Dr. Zuaini Ishak
Date Deposited: 06 May 2014 08:41
Last Modified: 25 May 2015 02:21
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/10952

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