Should an activist be allowed to address the board?
In Directors & Boards magazine, Managing Director Jeremy Jacobs addresses the perennial question of whether corporate boards should meet with shareholder activists. Not every activist requesting a meeting should get one, but in certain instances, directors should keep their friends close and their activists closer.
Top Ranked PE Communications Firm
February 27, 2017
Abernathy MacGregor’s longstanding leadership position in the private equity industry has been recognized by The Deal ranking us the top communications advisor for private equity transactions in 2016.
2017 IPO Summit
February 7, 2017
On Feb. 7 in Palo Alto, we partnered with Morrison & Foerster and Morgan Stanley to host our inaugural IPO Summit. Carina Davidson, and Sheila Ennis were among the more than 21 presenters on the state of and trends in the IPO market, the related financial and litigation concerns, and other important communications and reputation-building considerations.
Shareholder Engagement: An evolving landscape
In today’s environment, you can’t wait until an activist investor is knocking on your door; by then it’s already too late.Abernathy MacGregor CEO Tom Johnson provides guidance in this month’s Ethical Boardroom magazine.
Cash Tsunami Communications
With a corporate tax overhaul expected under the new administration, a wave of overseas cash is expected to be repatriated. We offer our advice on how boards and management teams should be communicating their capital allocation plans ahead of the cash tsunami