The Institute of Business Ethics is a charity, registered with the Charity Commission, registered number 1084014.
The IBE is managed by the Director who reports to the Chairman of the Trustees.
The Trustees are responsible for ensuring that the IBE abides by its charitable aims, works within the law and delivers its mission effectively. The Trustees are led by the Chairman, and one trustee is elected as Deputy Chairman and another as Treasurer. Trustees serve three-year terms which may be renewed up to two times. The Trustees meet quarterly.
The Advisory Council
, who represent the wider audience that the IBE seeks to address, are invited to attend bi-annual meetings. They offer the IBE advice and guidance on its work programme and strategy. They also receive copies of the Trustees’ meeting minutes, Directors’ reports and the IBE’s events programmes and publications. Upon accepting their role, Trustees and Advisory Council members are provided with a briefing pack detailing their role and the IBE’s charitable aims. They are also invited to attend the IBE’s Understanding Business Ethics course.
More information about the IBE’s governance can be found in the Annual Report and Accounts. The most recent Trustees' Annual Report & Accounts is available here
IBE is an accredited GoodCorporation.