Essentials of Financial Governance for Charity Trustees


Carmelite Community Centre, 56 Aungier Street, Dublin 2
Price - Member
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Essentials of Financial Governance for Charity Trustees

A specially designed evening session to get charity trustees up-to-speed with their financial governance role.

This session caters for trustees of all backgrounds - you do not need any prior financial know-how to attend this event.

Over the course of this interactive session, you will explore the essential principles and practices of robust financial oversight for boards. You’ll identify the key questions that trustees should ask in order to assure themselves of financial compliance. 

By the end of the session, you will be able to

  • Understand the financial governance role played by trustees
  • Outline the essential principles of good financial governance for nonprofits
  • Identify key strategies that trustees can use in order to maintain financial compliance.

Please note that tea/coffee and sandwiches will be available at the venue from 5.30pm to facilitate participants attending after work.

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Meet Your Facilitator


Brendan Lenihan is Managing Director of Navigo Consulting which specialises in strategy, business planning, governance and change. He is a Chartered Accountant and a former President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.  His previous career experiences include being a Partner with Andersen and also holding executive roles in industry including as Group Finance Director of a multinational property company. He has held a number of non-executive roles in charities and not-for-profits.

This event is now fully booked!

Who should attend

Board members of charities (Charity Trustees) or those considering joining the board of a charity.