Shareholder Activism

Unlocking Shareholder Value

JANUARY 28, 2021
SHERATON NEW YORK TIMES SQUARE HOTEL
811 7th AVENUE, W 53rd St.
NEW YORK, NY

SPEAKERS

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.

Co-Founder
CSRHUB
New Paltz, NY

Benjamin Dell
Managing Partner, Co-Founder
Kimmeridge
New York, NY

Heidi Welsh
Executive Director
Sustainable Investments Institute
Boonsboro, MD

Townsend “T” Belisle
CEO, EP and Creative Director
Haystack Needle, LLC
New York, NY

Kai Liekefett
Partner and Chair, Shareholder Activism Practice
Sidley Austin, LLP
New York, NY

Ed Mullane
North America Editor
Activistmonitor, Acuris
New York, NY

Carol Nolan Drake
Corporate Governance, ESG and Diversity, and Federal Relations Attorney and Author
Carlow Consulting
Columbus, OH

Rhonda Brauer
Founder and President
RLB Governance LLC
New York, NY

Josh Black
Editor-in-Chief
Activist Insight Ltd
New York, NY

Jason Frankl
Senior Managing Director
FTI Consulting
Washington, D.C.

Zachary George
Co-Founder
FrontFour Capital Group
Quebec, CA

Eric Rosenfeld
Chairman and CEO
Crescendo Partners
New York, NY

W Graeme Roustan
ICD.D, NACD Corporate Director Institute, Director, Executive Chairman
Roustan Capital
Toronto, CA

Jared  Landaw
Partner, Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel
Barington Capital Group, L.P.
New York, NY

Jeffrey Korn
General Counsel/Secretary
Crexendo
Austin, TX

Phil Goldstein
Principal
Bulldog Investors
New York, NY

Steven J. Pully
Director
Multiple Boards; Co-Founder
Speyside Partners
Dallas, TX

Dianne McKeever
Chief Investment Officer
Ides Capital
New York, NY

Daniel Yunger
Partner & Member of the Firm’s Executive Committee
Kekst CNC
New York, NY

Charles Elson
Director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance and Edgar S. Woolard Jr. Chair of Corporate Governance
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 

Lex Suvanto
Global Managing Director, Financial Communications
Edelman
New York, NY

Leslie Picker
Reporter
CNBC
New York, NY

Andrew Behar
CEO
As You Sow
Oakland, CA

Jason Judd
Executive Director
Cornell University New Conversations Project, School of Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR)
Cornell University
New York, NY

Sarosh Kuruvilla
Professor of Industrial and Labor Relations
School of Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR)
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY

David Katz
Partner
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
New York, NY

Cameron Munter
United States Ambassador (retired)
New York, NY

John Glenn Grau
President and CEO
InvestorCom
New York, NY
President
MacKenzie Partners, Inc.
New York, NY

Eleazer Klein
Partner
Schulte Roth & Zabel
New York, NY

Aneliya S. Crawford
Partner
Schulte Roth & Zabel
New York, NY

Katherine Doherty
Corporate Finance Reporter
Bloomberg News
New York, NY

Dan Zacchei
President, Special Situations
Sloane & Company
New York, NY

Fred Pletcher
Partner
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
New York, NY

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