Innovacorp Panel Discussion: Start-Up Board Governance

Join us on Thursday, March 18, from 9:00 am to 10:00 am for a panel discussion on start-up board governance. We’ve put together a fantastic panel to answer all of your questions on board governance for start-ups and beyond. Together we’ll hear three perspectives on questions such as:

  • When and how to build your board
  • What to expect from board members, and what they’ll be expecting of you
  • Best practices for board meetings
  • Navigating board relations as your start-up grows
  • And more!

Meet the panelists:

Lidija Marusic: Life sciences investment manager, Innovacorp, Lidija is a seasoned board member having sat on boards of many private and some public companies.

Maureen Reid: President of BoardWorks Consulting, Maureen and her team coach the region's start-ups strategic planning and governance.

Rod Burgar: Independent consultant and former board chair at Innovacorp, Rod has much experience sitting on (and chairing) boards and has a rich perspective to share.

The session will be moderated by Innovacorp’s president and CEO, Malcolm Fraser.

To receive the Zoom link to the session in advance, reach out to Kristen Fortune via email.

Please submit any questions you have to Kristen ( in advance of the session and we’ll do our best to include them (anonymously, if you wish).