Preparing for the 2021 Proxy Season: Join V&E, Profile, Nasdaq, JP Morgan

Preparing for the 2021 Proxy Season: Join V&E, Profile, Nasdaq, JP Morgan

Dear Members,

  CorpGov, The PBHFAVinson & Elkins LLPProfile Advisors, and Nasdaq are pleased to invite you to the third event in the 2020 Governance Series on Wednesday, September 30, at 11am EST: Shareholder Outreach: Preparing for the 2021 Proxy Season. Event partners include JPMorgan Chase & Co.ICRMorrow Sodali, & BlackRock, Inc.,

To register, please click here.

The Webinar will last approximately 90 minutes, including a live Q&A session with the audience.

Topics will include:

  • Pent-up activism from the 2020 proxy season emerging in 2021
  • Companies “getting a pass” from activists on COVID-related underperformance
  • The outlook for M&A/consolidation-focused activism
  • The broadening definition of ESG following the pandemic
  • The convergence of ESG with proxy/governance issues
  • Planning appropriate ESG disclosures

The event will be divided into two panels:


  • Lawrence S. Elbaum, Partner and Co-Head of Shareholder Activism, Vinson & Elkins
  • Greg Marose, Co-Founder, Profile Advisors
  • Benjamin Wilson, Head of North America Shareholder Engagement and M&A Capital Markets, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • Michael Verrechia, Managing Director, Co-Head of M&A and Activism Advisory Group, Morrow Sodali


Moderators: John Jannarone, Editor-in-Chief, CorpGov and Hope King, Multimedia Editor, CorpGov

Links to Prior 2020 Governance Series Events:

1st Webinar in 2020 Governance Series: Best Corporate Governance Practices During the Coronavirus and Beyond

2nd Webinar in 2020 Governance Series: Activism and ESG

We look forward to you joining us.


Sep 30 2020


11:00 am - 12:00 pm