The proxy statement is an important communication tool for today’s boards. As investor expectations around ESG and transparency increase, boards can’t miss the opportunity to tell their story. In this episode, Ron Schneider, Director of Corporate Governance Services, Donnelley Financial Solutions, highlights several best practices for proxy communication:
- Have there been any important updates to disclosure requirements since the last proxy season?
- What are three things boards can do to improve their proxy statement?
- How can boards use DFIN’s latest Guide to Effective Proxies to upgrade the effectiveness of their proxy?