Edward Davey

Return to OFR

‘Corporate narrative reporting [should] tell the company’s story in a balanced and coherent way. It should give shareholders the information they need, so they can hold directors to account and be effective stewards for the business.’

Mary L Schapiro

Proxy access

‘Nominating a director candidate is not the same as electing a candidate to the board. I have great faith in the collective wisdom of shareholders to determine which competing candidates will best fulfil the responsibilities of serving as a director. The critical point is that shareholders have the ability to make this choice.’