The activists are coming: Are you ready?

The activists are coming: Are you ready?

Are you prepared for the rise of shareholder activism? Edison recently hosted a webinar in partnership with Morrow Sodali, during which industry experts shared invaluable insights on navigating activist situations through robust corporate governance practices.

Shareholder activism is on the rise, and companies need to be equipped with the right strategies to effectively handle activist situations. Our expert panel offered pragmatic guidance on best practices in corporate governance, encompassing communication approaches, board preparedness, and stakeholder engagement. The central themes revolved around proactive planning for potential activist advances, reactive responses upon their arrival, and strategic engagement throughout the entire process.

Moderator:
Fraser Thorne, CEO, Edison

Panellists:
Charles Nelson, managing director, Morrow Sodali
Tom Matthews, head of M&A and activism practice, White & Case LLP
Emel Kayihan, director, Lazard
Dominic Lagain, head of investor relations, TP Icap


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