Mark Thompson BSc, MIoD, MBA, Managing Director of GBUK Healthcare and Board member of Ritchie Surgical has been awarded The Accelerated Certificate in Company Direction by the Institute of Directors in London. The accelerated course and subsequent 3 hour exam covers all aspects of the UK governance code for Ltd and PLC Board members. In particular, the 7 day residential and distance learning package covers The Role of the Company Director and the Board; Finance for non-Financial Directors; The Director’s Role in Leading the Organisation; The Director’s Role in Strategy and Marketing.
Guy Mills, chairman of the GBUK group of companies commented “it was with great pleasure that I received confirmation from the IOD of the award to Mark. Even more pleasing was the distinction award that was made. The course and award are especially important as the GBUK group of companies continues to grow and Mark has been instrumental in driving this sustained period of growth. At GBUK we take the responsibility of corporate and fiducial responsibility very seriously, and a number of initiatives from the IOD peer review have already been implemented.”