Articles by Darren Fittler
Best Lawyers 2019 recognises Darren in Non-Profit/Charities Law and Chambers Asia Pacific 2019 ranks Darren in Band 1 for Charities. Darren was named in the 2015 Australasian Lawyer Hot List as a “Pillar of the Community” and was the recipient of the 2014 Human Rights Commission Law Award in recognition of his long term commitment to assisting not-for-profit and charitable organisations. He is also a volunteer director on a number of charity boards.
Keeping Charity and NFP Governance Front of Mind: The Pre- and Post-Merger Quandary
With an increasing number of charities and not-for-profit organisations considering mergers and acquisitions, it is important for directors and management to keep governance front of mind. When governance is strong, it can keep your organisation grounded through the changes and uncertainty that will inevitably arise during merger and acquisition activity. However, with the myriad of factors at play during a transaction and the increased pressures on directors and management, it can be easy for governance considerations to take a back seat or become about ensuring baseline compliance.
Darren Fittler on the How Purpose Drives Choices
In this short video, Darren Fittler – Partner at Gilbert + Tobin – outlines how your organisation’s purpose drives what your organisation does at multiple levels. Darren presented on “Never Forget Your Purpose… Ever!” at the Better Boards Conference 2015.
Darren Fittler on Knowing Your Organisation’s Purpose
In this video, Darren Fittler – Lawyer at Gilbert + Tobin – discusses the strategic value of understanding your organisation’s purpose, not just what your organisation does. Darren facilitated a workshop entitled “Never Forget Your Purpose…Ever!” at the Better Boards Conference 2015. See more speakers like Darren at the Better Boards Conference.