Corporate Secretary Webinar – Lessons for governance and IR teams on ESG and investor engagement

Corporate Secretary Webinar – Lessons for governance and IR teams on ESG and investor engagement

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019
8.00 am PDT / 11.00 am EDT / 4.00 pm BST / 5.00 pm CET
Duration: 30 minutes

Corporate Secretary and Nasdaq recently partnered to publish research that focuses on how corporate governance and investor relations professionals not only engage and report on ESG issues, but also how they interact with the investor community on those matters.
Join us as our panel of experts from Nasdaq and Hewlett Packard Enterprise discuss key findings from the report and the impact on governance teams in the future. We’ll discuss:
  • Why ESG-related engagement by governance professionals is expanding at larger companies
  • How governance teams should approach interaction with investors
  • How corporate governance and investor relations teams can work collaboratively on ESG matters
  • How companies should approach responses on information requests/questionnaires from ESG rating agencies and index providers
  • The pros and cons of disclosing ESG-related information and how to maximize the benefits while minimizing the drawbacks
Speakers include:
Kellie Huennekens, head of Americas, Nasdaq Center for Corporate Governance
Foli Pontillo, head of global perception practice, Nasdaq IR Intelligence
Rishi Varma, general counsel, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Moderator: Ben Maiden, editor-at-large, Corporate Secretary


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