Rosie Chapman

Governance code 'no longer fit' for large charities, says CFG trustee

17 Sep 2014 | Emily Corfe

The sector’s code of good governance is no longer fit for purpose for large and complex charities and ought to be updated by its authors, according to CFG trustee and former Charity Commission policy chief Rosie Chapman.


Governance code 'no longer fit' for large charities, says CFG trustee

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