His view was that it is management's role is to set the direction and explore the options for the business, but the role of the non-executive director is to test those options and assumptions, challenge thinking, and look at things through a different lens.
So today's question is, who's offering a different perspective in your business? And who's challenging your assumptions?
Interview with John Allen, the Chair of Tesco: https://boardagenda.com/2020/10/08/tescos-john-allan-role-of-non-executives-time-of-crisis
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