The Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO) was established by the National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School in 2010. It aims to spearhead relevant and high-impact research on governance and sustainability issues that are pertinent to Asia. This includes corporate governance and corporate sustainability, governance of family firms, government-linked companies, business groups, and institutions. CGIO also organises events such as public lectures, industry roundtables, and academic conferences on topics related to governance and sustainability.
To be the leading center in Singapore and Asia, recognised globally for its research in institutional betterment of the world especially in corporate governance and sustainability, straddling across organisations including family businesses and state-owned enterprises
To stimulate thought leadership and contribute to the sustainable development of Asian societies and economies centred on a foundation of strong corporate governance
CGIO undertakes the following research and industry-related work: