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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RSR Partners Appoints Wyatt Uhlein to Firm’s Financial Officers and Investment Banking Practices

GREENWICH, Conn. — RSR Partners, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, announced today the appointment of Wyatt Uhlein as a senior member of the firm’s Financial Officers and Investment Banking Practices. In this capacity, Mr. Uhlein will take a lead role in executing searches throughout the financial services spectrum, while advising the firm’s senior […]

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A New Employee Environment: Best Practices HR in Creative Industries

Like never before, the creative and agency worlds are checking in on leadership behavior. And news headlines as of late affirm the need to address a troubling trend. In this light, Wendy Murphy, head of our Chief Human Resources Practice, Trish Shortell, head of our Marketing Services Practice, and Margaret Regan, president and chief executive […]

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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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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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GE executives facing decisions on move

Trey Reynolds, managing director in our Greenwich, Connecticut office, is featured in the Stamford Advocate concerning General Electric‘s move to Boston. In his article, “GE executives facing decisions on move“, business reporter Alexander Soule writes: With GE stating the company will not begin moving employees until this summer to temporary offices in Boston — it […]

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Board Director and Executive Recruiting in Life Sciences Companies

Nona Footz, head of our Life Sciences Practice, was featured recently on a leading healthcare podcast. Footz’s interview, “Board Director and Executive Recruiting in Life Sciences Companies”, was aired on the MediStrategy podcast, hosted by Kip Piper. Footz explains how the needs of the life sciences industry have changed dramatically, with companies now seeking different […]

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