Insights and developments from a board perspective on shareholder engagement.
Eight items for boards to consider as they focus their 2020 agendas on the critical challenges at hand and on the road ahead.
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach, California | January 6–8, 2020
Shareholder activism: An interview with Stephen L. Brown
2019 Proxy trends featuring Pamela Marcogliese, partner at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in New York
Highlights from KPMG’s Board Leadership Conference, including the economic and geopolitical outlook, climate risk, the board-CEO relationship, corporate purpose, artificial intelligence, fintech, cybersecurity, oversight of human capital management, and more.
The BLC’s Dennis Whalen writes about increasing stakeholder demands for more transparent, higher quality ESG reporting.
Board Leadership Center senior advisor Stephen L. Brown looks at the implications for investor engagement in light of the Business Roundtable’s revised statement on corporate purpose.
Reflections on some of the issues that shareholders asked boards to address in 2019 and the outlook for next proxy season
Insights and highlights from the 2019 KPMG Board Leadership Conference, including the economic and geopolitical outlook; the CEO perspective; board engagement in strategy; technology, digital disruption, data risk, and privacy; long-term performance; shareholder versus stakeholder primacy; talent, diversity, culture, the workforce of the future; and hot topics for board committees.
Expectations for greater transparency about the board’s efforts to continually raise its game and help position the company for the future are putting the nom/gov committee squarely in the spotlight. Here are six items for nom/gov committees to consider as they focus their 2019 agendas.