Tesse Akpeki has authored and co-authored over 20 good practice governance publications and briefings. She has produced on-line resources and her resources have become key reference material for the sector.

Tesse has written numerous articles and writes regularly for Civil Society and governance magazines. Aspects of her work have appeared in Guardian Society and the Economist.

The following publications authored/co-authored by Tesse Akpeki

  • The Good Governance Action Plan Workbook
  • Lost in Translation: A complete Guide to Chair/Chief Executive PartnershipsA Chair’s First 100 Days: A practical guide to the basics of board leadership
  • A polished performance findings from NCVO’s leadership Programme for Chief Executives and Chairs
  • Setting Chief Executive Officer Remuneration
  • The Treasurer’s Handbook: A practical guide to strengthening financial accountability in voluntary and community organisations
  • Better Communications = Better Governance
  • Best Behaviour: Using trustee codes of conduct to improve governance practice
  • Living Policy (co-author)
  • The Board Answer Book
  • Enhancing Trusteeship through mentoring (co-author)
  • Involving young people
  • Developing Trustee Boards: manual for trainers
  • The Effective Retreat Planner: guide for trustees and planners (co-author)
  • Getting value from consultants: a practical guide for trustees (co-author)
  • Recruiting and Supporting Black and Minority Ethnic Trustees