NACD NXT<sup>®</sup> Awards

NACD NXT® Awards

2020 NACD NXT® Awards

NACD Announces NACD NXT Award Winners

The annual NACD NXT Awards applaud boards for their excellence in utilizing board diversity and innovation as a strategy for building long-term value for their companies. 

The 2020 NACD NXT winners were chosen by an independent, three-member selection committee of corporate directors and announced during the Virtual NACD Summit 2020 on October 13, 2020. The three overall winners are: 

The Board of Pensions of the Presbyterian Church

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

Sempra Energy

A video showcasing the acceptance speeches delivered by this year's three overall winners is available here: 

The 2020 NACD NXT runners up are:


NACD—in collaboration with Deloitte and with the support of CACI and USAA—thanks this year’s NACD NXT Award winners, finalists, nominees.

 2019 Award Winners

Large-Cap:   General Mills

Mid-Cap:      Ryder

Small-Cap:   Amalgamated Bank

Private:        GuideWell Mutual Holding

Nonprofit:    Novant Health


 2018 Award Winners

Large-Cap:   Newmont Mining

Mid-Cap:      Foot Locker

Small-Cap:   TrueBlue

Private:         Liberty Mutual Insurance


Thank you to the following NACD NXT partners:

Founding, Lead Program, and Content Contributor:

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Program and content contributors:


  • CACI Logo
  • USAA logo