Directors’ Duties in Brazil

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  • exercise care and independent judgement. Act reasonably, with integrity and common-sense. Challenge things when you are uncomfortable, and raise concerns promptly.  Seek help and work as a team with your colleagues and other functional specialists to get help and support where needed and find appropriate solutions
  • monitor the financial situation of the company continuously, whether or not you are the finance director. Ensure the right level and regularity of financial information is available, take time to review it and ask questions
  • if you become concerned the company is in, or may face, financial difficulties, take steps to minimise losses and alert the issue immediately to so that appropriate and timely advice can be

Latest version updated 22nd March 2018

Country Breakdown

207.7

Million

Population

R$

Brazilian Real

Currency

$ 1.8

Trillion

GDP

8.5

Million

km2