Shareholder engagement continues to be the most discussed topic by investors. In truth, investors and boards are still sorting out what shareholder engagement is and how to do it. Activist investors and a heightened focus on board composition have shifted the engagement landscape. Referencing a report from PwC’s Governance Insights Center on shareholder engagement, Catherine Bromilow shares why it is important for directors to be involved and what today’s engagement looks like.
This episode also discusses what boards should be doing (or at least thinking about) with respect to shareholder engagement—particularly if they feel that activism is likely.