Shareholder Votes that Mattered in 2020

By October 20, 2020News

Shareholders are using their votes to push corporations to address environmental, social and governance reforms in ever-increasing numbers. Now more than ever, how institutional shareholders vote makes a difference for diversity and inclusion, climate justice, and corporate accountability.

Last week, SHARE and GIR hosted a webinar offering a timely review of key shareholder proxy votes in 2020 and what they mean for the future.

  • What are the latest issues in governance, environmental, and social changes that are making it onto the corporate ballot?
  • Who were the winners and losers in this year’s proxy votes?
  • How did the world’s biggest asset managers vote on climate change proposals?

The answers may surprise you!


  • Étienne Lamy, Co-CEO of the new GIR, your Canadian proxy voting champion
  • Shannon Rohan, Chief Strategy Officer, SHARE
  • Rosalie Vendette, Sustainable Finance Expert
  • Lisa Lindsley, Majority Action
  • Sarah Couturier-Tanoh, Senior Shareholder Engagement and Policy Analyst
  • Thomas Estinès, Co-CEO, GIR

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