Proxy company advises shareholders against Saikawa at Nissan

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Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 12th, 2019

Proxy advisers lob rare rebuke against Nissan CEO Saikawa

Two leading proxy advisory firms have urged Nissan shareholders to vote against reappointing its chief executive as a director, heaping more pressure on Hiroto Saikawa as he struggles to find accord with alliance partner Renault......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Proxy adviser lobs rare rebuke against Nissan CEO Saikawa

A leading proxy advisory firm has urged Nissan shareholders to vote against the reappointment of its chief executive as a director, heaping more pressure on Hiroto Saikawa as he struggles to find accord with alliance partner Renault......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

Proxy adviser ISS urges shareholders to vote against Nissan CEO reappointment

Leading proxy advisory firm ISS has urged shareholders of Nissan Motor Co Ltd to vote against the reappointment of Chief Executive Officer Hiroto Saikawa as a director of a Japanese automaker battling to overhaul corporate governance......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

Proxy advisers urge shareholders to vote against Nissan CEO reappointment: Nikkei

Two leading proxy advisory firms have urged shareholders of Japanese automaker Nissan Motor to vote against the reappointment of Chief Executive Officer and President Hiroto Saikawa, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

Departure of Nissan"s Saikawa hastened by independent directors: sources

The fate of Nissan CEO Hiroto Saikawa was sealed by two external directors who persuaded the board on Monday to oust the company veteran and spare the carmaker more reputational damage after a string of high-profile scandals, two sources said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 12th, 2019

Nissan"s Saikawa bows to pressure, to quit as CEO on September 16

Nissan Motor Co CEO Hiroto Saikawa will resign on Sept. 16, the automaker said on Monday, bowing to pressure after he admitted to being improperly overpaid and marking further upheaval at a company battered by scandal and plunging profit......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 9th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: Nissan CEO out as Japanese car maker seeks to put scandal in rear-view mirror

Nissan Motor Co. Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa will step down effective Sept. 16, the company said Monday, ending a term marked by controversy over the arrest of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 9th, 2019

Nissan CEO, others received excess compensation in violation of rules: source

An internal probe at Nissan Motor Co has determined that Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa and multiple other executives had received excess stock performance-related compensation in violation of company rules, a source said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 4th, 2019

Proxy adviser Glass Lewis recommends EQT shareholders vote for company"s nominees

Proxy adviser Glass Lewis & Co has reco.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 29th, 2019

Nissan"s Saikawa gets lowest approval among directors endorsed at AGM: filing

Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa had the lowest approval among the 11 directors endorsed by shareholders at its annual general meeting (AGM) this week, gaining only 78% of the votes, a filing showed on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 27th, 2019

Nissan shareholders set to back CEO Saikawa amid fraying ties with Renault

Nissan Motor shareholders are widely expected to back Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa at an annual general meeting on Tuesday, extending his tumultuous tenure at an automaker shaken by scandal and the loss of trust with alliance partner Renault......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 24th, 2019

GE investors reject call to separate CEO, chair roles

General Electric Co. shareholders on Wednesday soundly rejected a proposal to require that GE’s board chairman be independent from the company, according to an initial tally of proxy votes. A shareholder had put forward the proposal, arguing that.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2019

With one final vote, Nissan shareholders dump Ghosn, seek clarity on company"s future

Nissan Motor Co shareholders ousted Carlos Ghosn as a director on Monday, severing his last tie with the Japanese automaker he rescued from near-bankruptcy two decades ago and from which he is now accused of siphoning funds......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 8th, 2019

Campbell, Third Point urge shareholders to vote for two different boards

Campbell Soup Co and hedge fund Third Point LLC on Friday filed preliminary proxy materials urging the food company's shareholders to vote in favor of two entirely different slates of board nominees......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 14th, 2018

P&G CEO gets grilled on adding Peltz to board, stock performance: PHOTOS

Procter & Gamble Co. CEO David Taylor didn’t have to brace for a proxy battle at today’s annual meeting of shareholders, but he came under fire over adding activist investor Nelson Peltz to the board – and the performance of company stock sin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2018

Third Point Files A Lawsuit Against Proxy Contest Target Campbell Soup

Dan Loeb’s Third Point Partners filed a lawsuit against proxy contest target Campbell Soup, alleging the company made omissions in its mailings to shareholders......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 30th, 2018

Former Nissan chairman Ghosn, CEO Saikawa signed documents related to payments: Asahi

Former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chairman Carlos Ghosn signed documents for the Japanese automaker to pay him 1 billion yen ($8.86 million) of deferred annual compensation after he left the company, the Asahi newspaper reported on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2018

Luby’s urges shareholders to vote against activist investor’s board nominees

Houston-based restaurant company Luby’s Inc. (NYSE: LUB) issued a letter to shareholders Dec. 24 urging them to vote against an activist investor’s board nominees amid a proxy battle. The investor, New York-based Bandera Partners LLC, has been .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 26th, 2018

Kraft Heinz shareholder threatens proxy contest over interest in Campbell Soup international business

There may be one less bidder for Campbell Soup Co.'s international division. One of Kraft Heinz's largest shareholders is opposing the company's participation in the auction for Campbell's international division — which includes the Arnott's bisc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 28th, 2018

High-profile Nissan exec joins Nashville public company as general counsel

Genesco Inc.’s next general counsel is a familiar face. The Nashville-based specialty retailer (NYSE: GCO) announced today that Scott Becker will become the company’s senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, effective Oct......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 16th, 2019