Contributor : Jack Milligan

Research | August 2nd, 2021

What Directors Think About Diversity, Independence and Credible Challenge

The 2021 Governance Best Practices Survey is dived into five modules including the board/management relationship and the role of the independent director.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Podcast | July 20th, 2021

What Huntington’s Steve Steinour Expects From His Board

Huntington Bancshares Chairman and CEO Steve Steinour relies on his highly engaged and diverse board for advice across a wide range of issues, and encourages the bank's management team to tap into their expertise at any time.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Article | July 12th, 2021

Can a Hybrid Work Model’s Cyber Risk Be Tamed?

Working from home raised cybersecurity problems for banks. Here’s how they solved them.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | June 15th, 2021

Bank M&A is in Full Bloom

What questions should your board ask now about their own strategies?

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Podcast | June 9th, 2021

A Second Act for Richard Davis

Richard Davis details his personal journey from chairman and CEO of U.S. Bancorp to CEO of Make-A-Wish, which makes dreams come true for critically ill children.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Video | May 18th, 2021

Attributes of an Effective Independent Director

Bank Director's Jack Milligan discusses the 11 attributes that are crucial to a board's success.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | May 13th, 2021

Managing a Successful CEO Succession Process

A critical element in a smooth CEO succession process is time.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | March 12th, 2021

How to Fix Banking’s Diversity Pipeline Problem

The best way to fix banking’s C-suite diversity problem is to train women and minorities early, and then make sure they receive equal opportunities with men.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
Bank Services
Article | February 11th, 2021

How One Bank Chairman Created a Diverse Board

Building a diverse board requires both commitment and intentionality.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director
BD Article
Article | December 28th, 2020

How Digital Transformation is Driving Bank M&A

The importance of scale in the banking industry’s digital transformation — which the Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated — was a significant factor in three recent acquisitions.

By: Jack Milligan, editor-at-large for Bank Director