Tag: FIFA


Business / News / The Guardian Podcast

This week on The Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg, we discuss the latest in governance issues at The Dow Chemical Company and FIFA. The latest article from Reuters describes the alleged role of CEO Andrew Liveris wife Paula in the renovation of a company owned hotel. The articles that Ryn used as the basis for this week’s program is here: http://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/dowchemical-hotel/ and at http://www.ourmidland.com/news/dow-chemical-s-liveris-defends-involvement-in-h-hotel-refutes/article_81461ffd-e184-59fc-ae51-4480c7dc9266.html. The FIFA...

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Business / The Guardian Podcast / Uncategorized

On her weekly podcast Ryn Melberg (www.rynmelberg.com) reviews the status of corporate governance reforms and continued shortcomings of three large and very high profile organizations. Earlier in the year, Ryn had discussed each of these and their unique governance challenges in depth. During this week’s edition of The Guardian podcast, she reviews each. On the surface these organizations seem very different. But each shares in...

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Business / The Guardian Podcast

What progress or cynical ploys were attempted in the wake of negative attention and in the case of FIFA indictments since they were originally discussed on The Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg? The outcomes are surprising. For FIFA, the U.S. Attorney General is still aggressively pursuing the case. FIFA According to Ryn, FIFA combines the world’s love of soccer with nationalism with a lot of...

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Business / The Guardian Podcast / Uncategorized

This week on The Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg we review three governance cases to see what progress has been made since we first discussed them. These are governance issues at FIFA, The Dow Chemical Company, and the passenger cruise industry. What positives or negatives have these three high profile organizations made after suffering some blistering and very public accusations? Click below to hear the...

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Attorney General Loretta Lynch is pursuing criminal charges against members of FIFA. She is the only representative of law enforcements with enough influence to do so. News / The Guardian Podcast / Uncategorized

FIFA’s Failures Of Corporate Governance & Suggested Remedies FIFA is the governing body of the most popular professional sport in the world. That is why the entire world is paying attention as the Attorney General Loretta Lynch of the United States takes on a group that until now was always been beyond the reach of law enforcement. This week on The Guardian Podcast with Ryn...

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FIFA & Corporate Governance Failures News

Corporate governance is a topic covered on The Guardian Podcast with Ryn Melberg regularly and especially when issues involving governance are in the news. That is the case this week as members of the governing board of FIFA, (which rules over the world of professional soccer, the most popular sport in the world), are under incredible scrutiny.  14 FIFA and other sports executives are already...

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