Blogger Archives: Jim Kroll

Jim Kroll

Jim Kroll is a director in Los Angeles who leads Willis Towers Watson’s governance advisory practice for executive compensation. This post first appeared in Executive Pay Matters, a Willis Towers Watson blog providing the latest developments and trends in executive compensation.

Are you ready for negative proxy season votes? Consider these four steps.

The 2017 proxy season is here, and annual meeting volume is about to accelerate. Support for say-on-pay resolutions, at over 90% on average, is strong, right? Isn’t a favorable say-on-pay vote sufficient to avoid the microscope with shareholders, proxy advisors … Continue reading →

Rethinking reputational and talent risk — Where say on pay fits in

The balance of reputational and talent risk is playing out in unexpected ways and is something that more companies will want to take into account when determining their own say-on-pay approach. Continue reading →