Strategic Focus


Strategic Objectives

IoDSA achieves these objectives through:

Promoting corporate governance practices and standards:
  • development of King Report (King III) and Code for Responsible Investing (CRISA)
  • continuing development of practice notes, position papers and guidelines
Enabling and developing directors' skills:
  • director development programmes and the CD(SA) career Pathway
  • creating a platform of peer interaction and the exchange of learning and ideas through networking events
  • advisory services and the facilitation of board appraisals
  • assistance with the implementation, measurement and reporting on the application of King III through an online platform
Safeguarding the integrity and status of directorship as a profession:
  • recognition as a professional body for directors through South Africa Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and the Chartered Director (SA) designation
Advocating and providing an effective voice for directors in public affairs:
  • liaison with regulators and media
Providing ancillary benefits for members:
  • non executive director vacancy notifications
  • negotiation of benefits from a variety of third parties