Dr. Jana Edelmann Corporate communications May 16 2019

re:publica 2019 | Quo vadis, digital (communication) world? | Top 5 learnings

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Dr. Jochen Legewie Financial communications Apr 24 2019

Shareholder activism in Japan: the new global hotbed

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Harald Kinzler Financial communications Apr 18 2019

Exploring activism at The Deal Corporate Governance 2019 Conference

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When it comes to American activism, is your company prepared? Kekst CNC recently attended The Deal Corporate Governance in Europe Conference, to answer that exact question.

Shareholder Activism and Corporate Governance

Top executives in Western firms earn much more than their Japanese counterparts, the multiple usually is 10 or even more. This fact is well known. Japanese CEOs are primarily expected to work for their company and the company`s stakeholders but not for their own wallet. Earning much more than 10 times the average employee salary is perceived as obscene and rarely happens.

Shareholder Activism and Corporate Governance

Japan Inc. has outstripped European companies in overseas M&A during the first half of 2018 according to figures of Deallogic looking at vice-versa FDI between the U.S. , Europe and Japan.