Risk Oversight

Maintaining Critical Alignments During Disruption and Turmoil

By Patrick A. Lee


Directorship Magazine Article

Even in good times, maintaining critical alignments throughout the organization—strategy, risks, incentives, performance metrics, internal controls, and more—is a significant challenge. But the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, supply chain disruption, global economic volatility, and regulatory and stakeholder demands for action on climate and a range of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues has made the maintenance of critical alignments even more challenging, and a key area of board focus …

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Patrick A. Lee
Patrick A. Lee is a senior advisor with the KPMG Board Leadership Center.


This article is from the Fall 2022 issue of Directorship.