Alison Gill

Alison Gill is a behavioural psychologist, triple Olympian and the co-founder of Bvalco, a board evaluation consultancy focused on helping boards become fit for the future.

All posts by Alison Gill

How boards can address discontent over executive pay

By | 03/10/2019 in Blog posts

It’s not just corporate failures creating a backlash against executive pay. With the public and shareholders demanding a ‘culture of fairness’ we look at three things boards need to consider.

The only way is ethics

By | 05/09/2019 in Press articles

Nearly two decades since the creation of the first Corporate Governance Code, board accountability has evolved to place much greater emphasis on empowering directors to create the right culture and behaviours to navigate new social and environmental challenges.

Women’s role in solving the productivity puzzle

By | 02/09/2019 in Press articles

With gender targets doing nothing to change the beliefs holding women back, Bvalco talks to Governance about why diversity goals must focus on the business benefits women can bring.

Invitation to “A conversation with Steve Allen”

By | 23/08/2019 in Events

I invite you to join me for a conversation with Steve Allen, Group Company Secretary, Rio Tinto.

Productivity Crisis will force boards to appoint more women

By | 22/08/2019 in Press articles

With the productivity crisis showing no sign of abating. Bvalco CEO, Alison Gill, has been talking to the CIPD about why more gender diverse boards could be the solution.

Productivity crisis means boards should appoint more women

By | 25/04/2019 in Blog posts

Every negative trend needs a point of crisis to drive real change. Could the productivity crisis be the tipping point needed to smash the glass ceiling?

70% of FTSE 350 chairs under pressure to step down

By | 18/04/2019 in Blog posts

The nine-year limit for chairs is putting a number FTSE 350 companies under pressure to replace their chairs. But is this cause for concern or a good thing?

Boardroom Conversations

By | 05/03/2019 in Events

Converse with an acknowledged expert and take the benefit of their experience back to your board.

Why Brexit wouldn’t happen in a boardroom

By | 05/02/2019 in Blog posts

Bvalco co-founder, Alison Gill, explains why parliament could learn a thing or two about how successful boards manage divided opinion to identify creative shared solutions.