How Shareholders Can Have a Say on CEO Pay

These methods can strengthen investors' voice on executive compensation

Sachin Nagarajan 19 July, 2021 | 11:13AM
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A company's board of directors is ultimately responsible for how much a chief executive gets paid. But what can shareholders do if they think a chief executive isn't actually earning his or her salary?

New research from Morningstar explores ways to improve the link between CEO pay and shareholder interests. Morningstar equity analysts Joshua Aguilar and Kristoffer Inton looked at methods to better align CEO pay with the value they create for shareholders and better ways to measure their value creation. 

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Sachin Nagarajan  Sachin Nagarajan is a customer support representative at Morningstar