New Economy Directors (aka NED), and our Founder brand, Startup Boardroom, is a specialist non-executive search and board advisory firm. We help companies discover their board potential, identify the ultimate board composition and expertise to help deliver performance applying a whole-of-stakeholder value lens, and conduct search mandates for Non-Executive Directors. Startup Boardroom supports Founders with capacity building to build their advisory board to enable them to scale and bring a global mindset. Our vision at NED is to disrupt the historical tradition of the boardroom with thought provoking evidence based research to present greater cognitive diversity for boards that equates to higher returns. We are passionate about empowering the entrepreneurial ecosystem and enabling innovation to scale for growth while embracing EQ (Emotional Intelligence), SQ (Spiritual Intelligence), AI (Artificial Intelligence) and DQ (digital intelligence) so that boards can thrive in the new economy. We believe that diversity of thought is the anchor for optimal board performance and diversity on the board is imperative for its vitality to thrive during this economic transition. The global shift towards the digital age is cultivating an innovation revolution, embrace cognitive diversity for better board inquisition and creativity. Ask NED to support your director needs to appoint board members to steer through the uncertainty, welcome the disruption and thrive in the new economy.

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