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Published by: Hult Publishing
Originally published in: 2019
Revision date: 09-Dec-2019

Abstract

This is part of a case series. You have been on the board of directors of the company for just over one year. An unusual event has just occurred: the board's chair called you to an urgent, impromptu meeting. You do not have many details, but you have learned that the CEO of your company has behaved in an unethical manner. As an officer of the company, you need to make fast decisions about how to respond before the media, and the public, take matters into their own hands.

Teaching and learning

This item is suitable for postgraduate and executive education courses.

Time period

The events covered by this case took place in Current.

Geographical setting

Region:
World/global
Countries:
United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom; United States

Featured company

Anonymous company no. 1
Employees:
10000+
Type:
Public company

Featured protagonist

  • Maria J Brooks (female), CEO

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Abstract

This is part of a case series. You have been on the board of directors of the company for just over one year. An unusual event has just occurred: the board's chair called you to an urgent, impromptu meeting. You do not have many details, but you have learned that the CEO of your company has behaved in an unethical manner. As an officer of the company, you need to make fast decisions about how to respond before the media, and the public, take matters into their own hands.

Teaching and learning

This item is suitable for postgraduate and executive education courses.

Settings

Time period

The events covered by this case took place in Current.

Geographical setting

Region:
World/global
Countries:
United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom; United States

Featured company

Anonymous company no. 1
Employees:
10000+
Type:
Public company

Featured protagonist

  • Maria J Brooks (female), CEO

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