Financial Times | What Does Proxy Access Mean for Director Pay?

Greg Lau, head of our Board Advisory Practice, is featured this week in the Financial Times’ Agenda for a comprehensive article on activism, proxy access, and director compensation. In his piece, “What Does Proxy Access Mean for Director Pay?”, senior reporter Tony Chapelle writes: Yet activists have begun winning more board seats in less time. […]

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Board Experts Evaluate New Corporate Governance Principles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Christopher Sheeron | Senior Director, Marketing and Communications csheeron@rsrpartners.com | +1 (203) 246-8810 As some of the nation’s most prominent corporate executives release their new “Commonsense Corporate Governance Principles“, board experts at RSR Partners are weighing the implications these recommendations will have on public companies, their boards, and investors. This week, Greg […]

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Bloomberg BNA | Proxy Access Impact Seen as Similar to `Say-on-Pay’

Greg Lau, head of our Board Advisory Practice, served as a panelist this past Monday at Skytop Strategies’ Environmental, Social, and Governance Summit in New York City. The panel was entitled, “Filling the Talent Gap on Boards: Independent Board Development Through the Lens of Proxy Access”. As a result of this speaking engagement, Lau is […]

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Forbes | How Marketers Are Driving Growth Through Personalized Content

    In Forbes today, Brad McLane, our Chief Marketing Officers Practice leader and head of our Chicago office, is featured by Stephen Diorio, founder of the Brand Publishing Institute. In his piece, “How Marketers Are Driving Growth Through Personalized Content”, Diorio explores how delivering personalized experiences to customers is a top priority of marketers. […]

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The Wall Street Journal | No Single Formula for Good Company Boards

Greg Lau, head of our Board Advisory Practice, is featured this week in The Wall Street Journal. Drawing on his long career as head of board governance for General Motors, he offers his latest commentary on board independence and activist investors. In his letter-to-the-editor, Lau writes: “In today’s governance environment, if an activist approaches a […]

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Matrice Ellis-Kirk Featured in D CEO’s Dallas 500

Matrice Ellis-Kirk, head of our Dallas office and a senior member of our Board Recruiting and Board Advisory Practices, is featured in D CEO magazine’s Dallas 500, a special edition that celebrates the most influential leaders in North Texas. According to the magazine, “The editors of D CEO present the most powerful top executives in […]

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RSR Partners Completes Expansion into Japan

GREENWICH, Conn. — RSR Partners, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, announced today that it has completed its expansion into Tokyo, Japan. RSR Partners Japan works with a core group of both Japanese and foreign-capital global corporations to help find the very best management talent in Japan. Announcing the Tokyo office’s official launch, Jim […]

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Boards Under Pressure | Navigating Investors and Activists

Earlier this month, RSR Partners welcomed more than 60 directors and CEOs to its 18th Annual Directors Dinner in New York. In concert with the firm’s Board Advisory Practice, Shawn C.D. Johnson, founder of Guidon Global, LLC and former chairman of State Street Global Advisors’ (SSgA) Investment Committee, provided the evening’s keynote remarks. As chairman, […]

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