A Charitable Trust dedicated to thought leadership and best practice in governance
was formed to work in partnership with universities on governance research and education
By establishing independent Research Advisory Boards (RABs) of experienced practitioners, FGRE aims to support university governance research by reviewing and providing independent advice on research projects, and access at board levels as appropriate.
FGRE's objective is to preserve a proper balance between scholastic and practical input and output, to the benefit of economies and society.
FGRE was founded by Professor Mellor and was granted charitable status in 2008.
It is a non-grant making body.
A company limited by guarantee No. 4396150 and Registered Charity No. 1124053 ( England and Wales )