Shareholder Activism

Unlocking Shareholder Value

JANUARY 24, 2019
NEW YORK, NY

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The Skytop Strategies team takes pride in assembling top-tier audiences
to maximize not only the discussion experience and accuracy of
polling results, but the networking experience as well.

  1. Michelle Applebaum
    Independent Board Director
    Northwest Pipe Company
    Highland Park, IL
  2. Kate Beers
    Director
    Brunswick Group LLP
    New York, NY
  3. Joseph Berardino
    Managing Director, Corporate Transformation Services
    Alvarez & Marsal
    New York, NY
  4. Josh Black
    Editor-In-Chief
    Activist Insight
    New York, NY
  5. Jason Booth
    Correspondent
    Mlex
    London, UK
  6. Stephen L. Brown
    Senior Advisor, Board Leadership Center
    KPMG LLP
    New York, NY
  7. Christopher P. Davis
    Partner
    Kleinberg, Kaplan, Wolff & Cohen
    New York, NY
  8. Jonathan Doorley
    Partner
    Brunswick Group
    New York, NY
  9. Christopher Drewry
    Partner
    Latham & Watkins
    Chicago, IL
  10. Jeremy Fielding
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Kekst
    New York, NY
  11. Jason Frankl
    Senior Managing Director
    FTI Consulting
    New York, NY
  12. Charles Garske
    Senior Managing Director
    Okapi Partners
    New York, NY
  13. Marleen Geerlof
    Director
    Brunswick Group LLP
    New York, NY
  14. Bruce H. Goldfarb
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Okapi Partners LLC
    New York, NY
  15. Philip Goldstein
    Founder
    Bulldog Advisors
    New York, NY
  16. John Glenn Grau
    President and CEO
    InvestorCom
    New York, NY
  17. Barbara J. Hart
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Lowey Dannenberg, P.C.
    White Plains, NY
  18. Svea Herbst-Bayliss
    Correspondent
    Thomson Reuters
    Boston, MA
  19. Duncan Herrington
    Managing Director, Head of Activism Response & Contested Situations
    Raymond James
    New York, NY
  20. Taylor Ingraham
    Managing Director
    ASC Advisors LLC
    New York, NY
  21. John Kaden
    Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer
    Navy Capital, LLC
    New York, NY
  22. Eric Kamback
    Vice President, Activism & Contested Situations
    Morrow Sodali
    Stamford, CT
  23. David Katz
    Partner
    Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz
    New York, NY
  24. Eleazer Klein
    Partner
    Schulte Roth & Zabel
    New York, NY
  25. Eleazer Kline
    Partner
    Schulte Roth & Zabel
    New York, NY
  26. Charles A. Koons
    Managing Director, Activism & Contested Situations
    Morrow Sodali
    New York, NY
  27. Rebecca Kral
    Director
    Brunswick Group LLP
    New York, NY
  28. Jeroen van Kwawegen
    Partner
    Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann
    New York, NY
  1. Jared L. Landaw
    Chief Operating Officer
    Barington Capital Group, L.P.
    New York, NY
  2. Shahed Larson
    Partner
    Brunswick Group
    New York, NY
  3. Patricia Lenkov
    Founder & President
    Agility Executive Search, LLC
    New York, NY
  4. Pär Lindstrom
    Managing Partner
    i(x) investments
    New York, NY
  5. Kai Haakon E. Liekefett
    Partner & Chair of Shareholder Activism
    Sidley Austin LLP
    New York, NY
  6. Elsie Maio
    CEO
    Humanity, Inc/SoulBranding
    New York, NY
  7. Samir Manji
    Chief Executive Officer
    Sandpiper Group
    Vancouver, Canada
  8. Bob Marese
    Managing Director
    MacKenzie Partners, Inc.
    New York, NY
  9. Darren McDermott
    Partner
    Brunswick Group LLP
    New York, NY
  10. Patrick J. McHugh
    Senior Managing Director
    Okapi Partners
    New York, NY
  11. Patricia Olasker
    Partner
    Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
    Toronto, Canada
  12. Amelia Pan
    Partner
    Brunswick Group LLP
    London, UK
  13. Fred Pletcher
    Partner
    Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
    Vancouver, Canada
  14. Alfredo Porretti
    Vice President, Shareholder Activism & Corporate Defense
    Morgan Stanley
    New York, NY
  15. Steve Pully
    Member, Board of Directors
    Titan Energy
    Dallas, TX
  16. Douglas A. Rappaport
    Partner
    Akin Gump
    New York, NY
  17. Alex Rich
    Principal
    Audubon Terrace Advisors
    Houston, TX
  18. Thomas J. Sabatino, Jr.
    EVP, General Counsel, Law & Regulatory Affairs
    Aetna
    New York, NY
  19. Matthew Sherman
    President & Partner
    Joele Frank
    New York, NY
  20. Marla Shipton
    Associate
    Raymond James
    New York, NY
  21. Andrew Siegel
    Partner
    Joele Frank
    New York, NY
  22. Walied Soliman
    Chair, Canada
    Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
    Toronto, Canada
  23. Pamit Surana
    Managing Director, Corporate Transformation Services
    Alvarez & Marsal
    New York, NY
  24. Lex Suvanto
    Managing Director
    Financial Communications & Special Situations
    Edelman
    New York, NY
  25. Jeffrey Tullman
    Partner
    Kane Kessler, p.c.
    New York, NY
  26. Michael A. Verrechia
    Managing Director, Activism & Contested Situations
    Morrow Sodali
    New York, NY
  27. Charles Wang
    Associate Professor
    Harvard Business School
    Boston, MA
  28. Dan Zacchei
    Managing Director
    Sloane & Company
    New York, NY

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