While proxy advisors and boards share the same goal of improving corporate governance in U.S. companies, there is still one big question: Has the scale of proxy firms' influence and practices eroded or improved good governance?
Hosted by Melody Meyer and Egon Zehnder, 11 board directors joined us for our third dinner for women on industrial boards. The topics spanned across ESG, diversity, and the differences between UK and US boards.
Investors are continuing their push for board diversity in the 2019 proxy season that was set into motion two years ago. More investors are becoming vocal and more definitive about what constitutes boardroom diversity.