Governance Awards

The nomination process for the ICGN Corporate Governance Awards are now open: ICGN Members are invited to choose to nominate award candidates in one, or both, of the following two categories:

(1) ICGN Life-time Achievement Award

(2) ICGN Excellence in Corporate Governance Award (Asia)

Please submit your confidential nominations to Amara Akpan ( by Tuesday 23rd April 2019 – Please download and complete the form below:



The ICGN Governance Award is given annually to individuals and/or organisations who have demonstrated exceptional achievements in the field of corporate governance and contributed to significant improvements in one or more jurisdictions. 

The inaugural Awards were made at the 2001 ICGN Annual Conference in Tokyo to Sir Adrian Cadbury (UK), Ira M. Millstein (USA) and Professor Hasung Jang (Korea). Since then, a number of awards have been made annually to pioneers in corporate governance. 

ICGN Awards

ICGN award recipients are celebrated in our awards e-book.