Nasdaq’s 2022 proxy statement is recognized as follows: Best Proxy (Large Cap) and Corporate secretary Magazine’s Corporate Governance Awards. A review board of global, risk and compliance experts and an editorial team of the Corporate Secretary review the completeness of legal disclosures, the effectiveness of communication elements, readability, timeliness of submissions, visual design elements, and Awards were given to companies and individuals for the overall layout. The award was presented to Erica Moore, Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, at a ceremony held in New York City last week.
“Our 2022 proxy statement confirms that Nasdaq places high priorities on principled, ethical and proactive governance practices, transparent disclosure and overall board effectiveness. It’s a testament to that,” Moore said. “Driven by our purpose to champion growth and prosperity, it was important to communicate clear priorities to benefit employees and shareholders and build trust. , we are the world’s leading stock exchange and regulator of publicly traded companies.We are committed to using proxies to introduce our investors to best practices in disclosure and set an example for our clients. I have started.”
In addition, Caroline Boutwell, Nasdaq’s Global Head of Legal Entity Management, has been appointed. Wishing Star – Awarded to the best new hire in a governance or compliance role – He was recognized for his leadership of the growth and development of the Nasdaq’s Legal Entity Management Program and his success in promoting good governance and implementing change while making significant contributions to the governance community at large. Caroline holds her MBA from New England College of Business and is currently a PhD Candidate at the Rubin School of Business where she specializes in gender diversity on boards, corporate her governance, corporate social responsibility, and her ESG specific research.
“We are honored to be recognized as a Rising Star at this year’s awards, and we thank the Nasdaq for their support and overall commitment to driving excellence in governance,” said Boutwell. . “By being in a company that is rooted in technology and focused on the future, I am delighted to have the opportunity and support to achieve everything I set out to achieve and look forward to continued success in the future. I am doing it.”
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