Dear Sirs/ Madams
Vietnam Independent Directors Association (VNIDA), a social-professional organization of independent directors in Vietnam and those individuals who would like to become independent directors, would like to send you warm regards.
In collaboration with our strategic partner, FiinGroup (a Vietnam’s leading integrated service provider of financial data, business information, industry research, credit rating and other premium data-driven analytics services), and with the technical support from the International Finance Corporation (IFC), Ernst & Young Vietnam Limited (EY Vietnam) and the Vietnam Institute of Directors (VIOD), VNIDA are now conducting a report studying the operation status of independent directors in Vietnamese public companies, including listed companies and unlisted companies, for the purpose of assessment of the current situation, role, ability, and performance of independent directors in relation to the business performance of the company, as well as problems and challenges facing by independent directors and companies.
On the basis of studying the applicable laws, analyzing and studying the collected data, we will propose policies, making suggestions for the purpose of improvement of the current legal framework, enhancement of the role as well as boosting the performance of the independent directors. In addition, relying on the findings, we will study, develop and suggest plans for companies in terms of recruitment, arrangement, and working with the independent directors for the purpose of not only compliance with the prevailing laws but also enhancement of the business performance of the company.
We would like to express our appreciation for your time in helping us conduct the survey by providing you with, upon completion, a comprehensive report representing our findings and recommendations to improve the role and performance of the independent directors for your reference.
Thank you for your kind support and cooperation !
Vietnam Independent Directors Association (VNIDA) & Vietnam FiinGroup Joint Stock Company