IO said that its CEO George Slessman has joined the SAP Asia Pacific Japan (APJ) advisory board, which consists of business leaders from various industries, including financial services, public sector, consumer, oil and gas, media and telecommunications.
Internet TV service and iflix has formed an advisory board comprising business and creative leaders from Hollywood, including famous producer Brian Grazer and Metro-Goldwyn Mayer CEO Gary Barber.
In last week's Disrupt panel discussion, one of the key points that DNA founder Karamjit Singh took away was that startups and even mature tech companies are ignoring the value of having retired executives as advisors or on their boards.
If you don’t have a board of advisors in place, now is a good time to start putting one together. Given global uncertainty, growth companies can’t afford not to have one, writes Verne Harnish.