November 2019: External Opportunity – Non-Executive Director Community for Exiting Military Officers – London

OnBoarding Officers is a community that has been designed to develop and hone the skills of exiting senior military officers, to help them become world-class Non-Executive Directors. OnBoarding Officers’ objective is to provide members with a commercially focused insight into the qualities required to secure non-executive board positions via a five-day insight programme and access […]

25th November 2018

October 2019: External Opportunity – Non-Executive Director Community for Exiting Military Officers – London

OnBoarding Officers is a community that has been designed to develop and hone the skills of exiting senior military officers, to help them become world-class Non-Executive Directors. OnBoarding Officers’ objective is to provide members with a commercially focused insight into the qualities required to secure non-executive board positions via a five-day insight programme and access […]

25th October 2018

Are You Ready To Govern, Assure And Advocate?

Your military career has provided you with significant experience of operational, strategic, and people management matters – all of which are valued by civilian employers – but have you considered a role that allows you to influence the direction and impact of an entire organisation? According to the 1991 Cadbury Report, non-executive directors “should bring […]

20th September 2019

Understanding board dynamics as a Non-Executive Director

In this webinar we talk to Ryan Ramsey, former Royal Navy submariner, who has been part of  an FTSE 250 company, as well as various SMEs and charity boards. Ryan will share the lessons learned from those experiences and how he transitioned his military skill sets in to the business world. Watch the webinar:

17th April 2019

Officers’ Association Supports New Non-Executive Development Programme for Senior Service Leavers

OnBoarding Officers is an accelerated non-executive training programme established to help transitioning and former officers hone their military leadership skills in readiness for Non- Executive roles in UK organisations. Participants will be provided with a critical insight into the commercial world, whether their aspirations are to take a Non-Executive Director (NED) role immediately, or at […]

4th February 2019

How Do You Become a Non-Executive Director?

Jo Haigh is the CEO of FDS, a boutique corporate finance business, and is a highly experienced Non-Executive Director (NED). She outlines how to go from the frontline to the boardroom. A NED is not there to run the company, because they have no operational role. In fact, a poor NED interferes with the day […]

13th December 2018

Joining an NHS Board – Becoming a Non-Executive Director

This webinar is for any former officers looking for possible career paths into the the role of a non-executive director on an NHS Board. With 237 NHS trusts across the country, there are plenty of board level opportunities to explore. The qualities that an officer could bring to a board are recognised but it is […]

5th December 2017