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Welcome to ICGN

Established in 1995 by the world’s most influential investors,
ICGN is a leading voice for the highest standards of corporate
governance and investor stewardship.

Our purpose

Led by investors responsible for assets worth around $US 77 trillion, ICGN advances the highest standards of corporate governance and investor stewardship worldwide in pursuit of long-term value creation, contributing to sustainable economies, societies, and the environment. This is achieved through a comprehensive international work programme based around the ICGN Global Governance Principles and ICGN Global Stewardship Principles.


ICGN is proud to host the 2024 Conference in London, UK

15- 17 July 2024

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ICGN Achievement Awards 2024 are open for nominations until 19 April. These awards honour the inspiring achievements made by individuals and companies around the globe who have made exceptional accomplishments in the field of corporate governance.

ICGN Achievement Awards

12 - 14 November 2024 - Melbourne, Australia
Hosted by Australian Council of superannuation Investors (ACSI)


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Influencing policy through ICGN Principles, the investor-led global standard for governance and stewardship.



Convening impactful global events with unrivalled networking opportunities, knowledge sharing, guidance, and collaboration.

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Inspiring professional development in corporate governance and investor stewardship practice through high quality education.