(International Finance Corporation, Washington, DC, 2006-09)
International Finance Corporation
This manual, for present and prospective
Supervisory Board (SB) members of non-complex banks, is
intended to provide a guide to international best practice.
It is designed to help SB in a practical way attend and
maintain high standard of internal governance. This manual
provides an overview. SB members are advised to familiarize
themselves with the scope of the relevant legislation as
they may be personally liable for breaches of certain
provisions. This manual gives SB members fundamental
understanding of their tasks. For more publications on IFC
Sustainability please visit www.ifc.org/sustainabilitypublications.