Company Secretary Pivotal To Corporate Governance

There are many aspects of company law that are absolutely essential to the smooth running of the business and will ensure that everything is run according to the company ethos and handbook and within the legal framework of aompany law in the UK.  A company secretary is a vital role.  It is a great deal more important than just the person who types the letters and makes the visitor teas!   The CS will ensure the compamy complies with every financial and legal requirement whilst ensuring high standards of corporate governance are maintained.  To do this effectively it will be necessary to hold a thorough understanding of the laws and statutes that affect their areas of work.  In fact the role is sometimes regerred to a Head of Governane and the position will act as a point of communication between the boardof directors and the company shareholders – as well as the companies executive management team