Required research and conclusions section:
SPSS software, descriptive and inferential statistics conducted.
Keywords: from databases include financial performance, board of directors’ characteristics, sustainability reporting, FTSE 100 companies, board qualification, board gender, and age. Retrieved from databases using keywords such as environmental, social, governance, efficiency, and reporting practices. Specifically, articles retrieved from reputable databases such as Science Direct, Plos one, JSTOR & EBSCO

Inferential statistics to determine the causal relationship between variables. The T-test will demonstrate ways the data will differ from the null hypotheses test, whereas the P-value will show the likelihood of obtaining the findings if the null hypotheses are true.
Regression analysis
Correlation tests
Descriptive statistics will be used to summarise and organize the data