This Case is about BOARDS
PUBLICATION DATE: April 29, 2011 PRODUCT #: W11095-PDF-ENG
An unrelated acquisition choice by Satyam Corporation created unhappiness among investors and result in a number of explorations. This led to resignations by numerous board members as well as the CEO. The whole episode became a mockery of corporate governance practices, raising questions regarding the effectiveness of nicely recognized establishment standards. This case covers the events that caused the collapse of Satyam in every aspect.
The functions of not only the advocate but in addition other parties, like the supervisors, board of directors, auditors and bankers, are discussed in detail. This case could be utilized in an undergraduate, MBA and executive development system to emphasize subsequent problems: 1) Ethics and corporate governance: This case could be utilized to talk about the effectiveness of present corporate governance regulations and how can they be made more powerful. Smaller companies inherit the corporate worth from their creators. In bigger businesses, supervisors and board members play a critical function in shaping the corporate worth. This case could be utilized to talk about the factors influencing development of corporate worth.