How to be an Effective Employee Trustee / Director

Excel in your role as an employee trustee or director with this comprehensive and highly practical course. Gain a solid understanding of the requirements of your governance role, as well as demonstrating how you can maximise your impact.


Case studies and real-world examples underpin all course content, ensuring everything you learn can be effectively applied to your own role. 

Though virtual, the course is built around engagement. During your five days together, you’ll share experiences with attendees, building your network of valuable EO peers to assist your employee ownership journey. 

What You’ll Learn

  • How to maximise performance as an employee trustee or director 
  • The duties, obligations, and legal responsibilities of an employee trustee or director  
  • How to interpret financial trust and operational reports 
  • How to nurture an effective employee ownership culture 
  • Different forms of employee ownership structures 

Who should attend this course 

  • Newly appointed or existing Employee Trustees of Employee Ownership Trusts or Employee Benefit Trusts  
  • Newly appointed or existing Employee Directors on the boards of EO businesses 

Course Director

Ken Lindsay 

A chartered accountant and experienced non-executive director, Ken has 25+ years' experience of sitting on the boards of various companies. Following his retirement from full-time work as a partner in a leading PE investment firm, Ken continues to act in a senior role of several companies including as Chair for award-winning EO businesses like 1:1 diet by Cambridge Weight Plan, among others. He also offers his impressive insights and experience, teaching exclusively for the eoa

23/09/2024 09:00 - 27/09/2024 13:15
GMT Daylight Time
Sign in or create an account to register
Last day to register is 18/09/2024
Course Director

If you'd like to hear about future dates, sign up to our newsletter.

eoa Events

Data pager
Data pager
 Page 1 of 6, items 1 to 3 of 16.
Show all 16
25 Jun 2024
FULLY BOOKED Representing and Developing Employee Voice
Gain the skills, insights, and behaviours needed to succeed as an employee voice representative. Explore and learn in an energetic and focused way. All the while, you’ll highlight and share best practice with your peers.
eo Learn Employee Voice
25 Jun 2024
Face to Face EO Exchange - South West
Join us in Bristol to benefit from EO insights, experience, and advice you won't find anywhere else. Hear how sponsor Howden is #ProudlyEO and gain a firsthand account of how employee ownership is understood across a seasoned EO business.
eoa Network Meeting - In Person
26 Jun 2024
How to Become Employee Owned
With this perfect primer to becoming EO, you’ll benefit from the expert advice and guidance from sponsor Postlethwaite Solicitors and one of their clients. Plus there’ll be plenty of opportunities to ask all your burning EO questions in the networking session.
eoa Network Meeting - Virtual