- Management’s experience: The proxy statement covers the detailed biographies and experience of the management team. The experienced and qualified management is very important for any firm to take a firm position at new height.It will cover name, current title, age, business experience.etc
- Board of director composition: It is important to know about the board of directors as this body is responsible to watch over the management team and take decisions to change the people or overall strategy when needed. Please refer below-mentioned director details taken from the proxy statement of a well-renowned company is the subject to the study purpose.
Name- ABC, Ph.D. Age: 73 Director Since: 2000 Committees: Audit and Technology Risk (Chair) Independent: Yes Experience, PhD is Professor Emeritus at the Marshall School of Business and the founding director of the Center for Technology Commercialization at the University of Southern California (1991-present). He was the co-founder and chairwoman of Gentech Corporation (1994-2004) and in 2006 co-founded and became the Chief Executive Officer and served on the board of directors of N2TEC Institute, a nonprofit company focused on technology commercialization in rural America, until it completed its mission in 2013. He has co-founded four private companies, is currently a principal and on the board of directors of a real estate investment and development company, and serves on the board of advisors for two life science companies. He is a Visiting Scholar at the Department of Homeland Security where she advises on issues related to technology deployment, including cybersecurity. He is the author of 15 books in the field of entrepreneurship and technology commercialization, He has helped our Board of Directors identify and assess the risks associated with new endeavours. Dr. ABC brings to the Board of Directors achievement in strategic business planning, which is a key part of our growth strategy.
- Compensation: It is important to know the CEO earning from the salary income of the company. It is an obvious rule of corporate the compensations to CEO increased if the company performance is improving year by year but if the CEO salary is rising and company underperform then it is a big mismatch and gives the prior alert signal to an investor. Please refer a below mentioned corporate governance highlights taken from the proxy statement of a well-renowned company is a subject to study purpose
- Conflicts of interest: A conflict of interest occurs when a senior executive or any of the board member’s is not able to act on the probable threat.
- Ownership details: On the basis of shares distribution, sometimes an executive, director or any board member is big owners of the company’s stock.
- Corporate Governance Highlights : The company highlights the corporate governance practises. In addition to this enhancement, the company continue to uphold the following features of corporate governance practices to maintain the company’s reputation for integrity and serving its stockholders responsibly. Please refer a below mentioned corporate governance highlights taken from the proxy statement of a well-renowned company is a subject to study purposeAll directors are subject to an annual election with a majority voting standard.