Board Insights – Cybersecurity Ranked The Most Challenging Issue For Boards In 2023

April 14, 2023

Kira Ciccarelli

In the recently published report What Directors Think 2023 cybersecurity ranked top of the list of most challenging issues that boards are currently facing. This report published by the Diligent Institute in collaboration with the Corporate Board Member includes results from a recent survey of 300 public company directors. This was the 20th anniversary issue of the report, and since 2014 cybersecurity challenges have consistently been ranked by surveyed directors as one of the most challenging issues to oversee. Read the full article here  By Paula Skokowski, Founding Member,

About the author

Lead Research Specialist

Kira Ciccarelli is the Lead Research Specialist of the Diligent Institute, the modern governance think tank and global research arm of Diligent Corporation. In her role, Kira researches and produces high-level modern governance reports, blog articles and podcasts designed to inform director decision-making and highlight best practices.

Before joining Diligent, Kira worked in a variety of data-driven research roles, including analyzing global aid funds to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and compiling a meta-analysis of political experimental findings for the Analyst Institute. She holds a BA in Public Policy from the College of William & Mary.