A Strategic Consortium
True Operational Advice
The Asia-Pacific FDI Network advisory board is a consortium of advisors which provides non-binding and strategic advice to the operational members which comprises of advice related to modifying and running a better governance structure of the Asia-Pacific FDI Network and contributes to the selection of the research agenda of the Asia-Pacific FDI Forum series.
The Asia-Pacific FDI Network executive board is the operational board which works on implementation of the strategic advice that has been given by the Advisory Board.
On the other hand, the functions of the Operational Board primarily are formulating policies for governance, operations and management of the institution with certain ancillary functions including evaluation and approval of budgets of the Network and Forum and overseeing the general superintendence of the Network and Forum.