Corporations, Power & Citizenship: When Should CEOs speak as private citizens? - 17 September 2014
The CEOs of major companies often enjoy an unrivaled position from which to assess the health and vitality of society. Yet, for the most part, we see and hear CEOs only when advancing the interests of the corporation they lead. So, what stops business leaders from expressing a personal view on issues of importance to the communities in which they live and work? What are the risks and opportunities for a CEO to take off their corporate hat and speak simply as a citizen?
Ian Narev, CEO of the Commonwealth Bank of Australia
Dr Simon Longstaff, Executive Director The Ethics Centre
Settle back and watch this discussion with an interesting Q & A that presents some tough questions here