SHARE is pleased to announce the appointment of Laura O’Neill as Director of Law and Policy. With seven years of experience in the corporate governance field, Laura has considered a wide variety of management and shareholder proposals, and made proxy voting recommendations as an analyst in the employ of a pension plan, a mutual fund manager and a third party provider of governance-focused services to institutional investors. In the course of extensive writing and research, she has also had the opportunity to discuss governance policy and practice with corporate representatives, proponents of shareholder proposals and staff at various Canadian regulatory bodies.
Laura has a B.A and M.A. in English Literature, an L.LB from Queen’s University and is a CFA charterholder. She is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada.