To be the Global Voice of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals

To create a global profession that develops, grows and promotes best practice in corporate secretarial, corporate governance and compliance services by improving professional standards, the quality of governance practice and organizational performance.

  • Promote the professional status of suitably qualified chartered secretaries, Corporate Secretaries, Company Secretaries, board secretaries and other governance professionals.
  • Establish and maintain good relations and exchanges between organisations dedicated to the promotion and practice of secretaryship and/or the promotion of good governance.
  • Develop and improve their services and professionalism of their members.
  • Assist in the creation of such organisations in countries or regions in which they do not currently exist.
  • Promote the growth, development, study and practice of secretaryship and assist their members develop and improve their services and professional standards.
  • Advocate for good governance through carrying out research, developing standards and raising awareness.
  • Promote the recognition and influence in respect of secretaryship and its professional practitioners to national governments and their supplementary/sponsored organisations, international organisations and the global business community