2nd Annual Corporate Governance Conference – Activist shareholders: US/European experience

Activist shareholders: US / European experience
This panel will discuss the experience of activist shareholders in the US and Europe, with a view to identifying the key implications for the continually evolving relationship between directors, management and shareholders of listed companies.
 
Moderators
Kathy Hughes Slaughter and May, London; Chair, Mergers and Acquisitions Subcommittee, IBA Securities Law Subcommittee
Steve Cohen Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz, New York; Journal Editor, IBA Corporate and M&A Law Committee
 
Speakers
Catherine Jackson PGGM, Zeist, the Netherlands
Muir Paterson Managing Director, M&A Group, Goldman Sachs, New York
John Wilcox Chairman, Sodali, New York
Harlan Zimmerman Cevian Capital, London