A new collaboration platform tailored to meet the information needs of non-executive directors has been launched by StreamVPN, a provider of relationship and transaction management services. The new browser-based solution will facilitate access to company information and greatly improve document handling and knowledge management. ‘Increasingly, Non-executive Directors are required to be better informed and to demonstrate the added value and strategic input they can bring to their boards,’ commented Simon Merchant, co-founder and CEO of StreamVPN. ‘The adoption of collaboration technology in the boardroom represents a tangible step towards better access to information and a channel for contribution of ideas and advice also outside the boardroom.’ Features include an intuitively organised electronic archive of Board and company documents (such as presentations. Broker reports, press clippings, etc.), individual work areas for sub-committees and projects, and, where relevant, restricted access for lawyers, remuneration advisors, accountants, etc.
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