Governance Watch Webcast: Outlook for 2021 Proxy Season

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

December 15, 2020



Cleary Gottlieb partner Francesca Odell and counsel Mary Alcock participated in the Governance Watch Webcast: Outlook for 2021 Proxy Season.

The panelists covered key topics to focus on for the 2021 proxy season, including trending environmental, social and governance issues, sustainability reporting, human capital management, climate risk disclosure, and board diversity. The panelists also covered the latest developments on virtual annual meetings, updates on significant institutional investor policies, and executive compensation. The discussion focused on emerging corporate governance issues that boards and management should have on their radar.


  • Francesca L. Odell, Partner, Cleary Gottlieb
  • Mary E. Alcock, Counsel, Cleary Gottlieb
  • Ruairidh “Rory” Ross, Global Head of Strategic Legal Matters, Corporate Development & Integration and Assistant Corporate Secretary, HP Inc.
  • Paul Washington, Executive Director, The Conference Board ESG Center (Moderator)

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