RSR Partners Appoints Victor Arias, Jr. as Managing Director in Firm’s Board Recruiting Practice

GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RSR Partners, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, announced today the addition of Victor Arias, Jr. as Managing Director and senior member of the firm’s Board Recruiting Practice. In his new role, Mr. Arias will focus on recruiting board members and leveraging his deep expertise in the consumer and real estate sectors […]

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Financial Times | Most Directors Say Clawback Policies ‘Are Sufficient’: Survey

In the Financial Times today, Greg Lau, head of our Board Advisory Practice, is featured in an article on directors’ views on clawback policies. Writing for the FT’s Agenda, reporter Tony Chapelle states in his piece, “Most Directors Say Clawback Policies ‘Are Sufficient’: Survey”: More corporate boards are setting policies on clawing back executives’ pay […]

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AESC’s Executive Talent | The Future of Boards

This week, Carter Burgess, head of our Board Recruiting Practice, is featured extensively in the new Next Gen issue of Executive Talent, the global trade publication of the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC). In the eight-page article “The Future of Boards” (page 28), AESC writes: “Boards are also broadening the range of […]

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Kimball Electronics, Inc. Announces Appointment of Director Gregory A. Thaxton

This week, our successful work in recruiting Gregory Thaxton to the board of Kimball Electronics is featured in the company’s press release announcing Mr. Thaxton’s appointment. We are proud to have partnered with the company, a global leader in electronic manufacturing services. The company states: Kimball Electronics, Inc. today announced the appointment of Gregory A. […]

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Jim Whittle Appointed Chairman of AESC Japan Committee

We are pleased to share that Jim Whittle, head of our Tokyo office, has been appointed to the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants’ (AESC) Council of Asia Pacific and the Middle East. In this capacity, he will serve as chairman of the newly-formed Japan Committee. We thought you would find his appointment of […]

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Financial Times | What Does Proxy Access Mean for Director Pay?

Greg Lau, head of our Board Advisory Practice, is featured this week in the Financial Times’ Agenda for a comprehensive article on activism, proxy access, and director compensation. In his piece, “What Does Proxy Access Mean for Director Pay?”, senior reporter Tony Chapelle writes: Yet activists have begun winning more board seats in less time. […]

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Board Experts Evaluate New Corporate Governance Principles

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Christopher Sheeron | Senior Director, Marketing and Communications csheeron@rsrpartners.com | +1 (203) 246-8810 As some of the nation’s most prominent corporate executives release their new “Commonsense Corporate Governance Principles“, board experts at RSR Partners are weighing the implications these recommendations will have on public companies, their boards, and investors. This week, Greg […]

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A New Employee Environment: Best Practices HR in Creative Industries

Like never before, the creative and agency worlds are checking in on leadership behavior. And news headlines as of late affirm the need to address a troubling trend. In this light, Wendy Murphy, head of our Chief Human Resources Practice, Trish Shortell, head of our Marketing Services Practice, and Margaret Regan, president and chief executive […]

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