Lauren Boehmke Discusses Institutional Shareholder Support with FT Agenda

March 9, 2022

In an FT Agenda article discussing proxy contest voting trends and the potential impact of the new universal proxy rule on the 2023 proxy season, S&C partner Lauren Boehmke provided insight into the role played by institutional shareholders. “Institutional shareholder support is critical to winning or losing a shareholder vote,” she said. “Institutional investor support in a proxy contest is driven by building solid relationships through shareholder engagement on a clear day before an activist arrives.”