|Broadridge is a leading provider of investor communications and technology-driven-solutions to banks, broker-dealers, mutual funds, and corporations globally. Our systems and services include investor communication solutions, securities processing and operations. In short, we provide the infrastructure that helps the financial services industry operate. With 50 years of experience, we provide financial services firms with advanced, dependable, scalable and cost-effective integrated services to help run their businesses.|
|Houlihan Lokey is a global investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, valuation, and strategic consulting. The firm serves corporations, institutions, and governments worldwide with offices in the United States, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. Independent advice and intellectual rigor are hallmarks of our commitment to client success across our advisory services. Houlihan Lokey is ranked as the No. 1 M&A advisor for all U.S. transactions, the No. 1 global restructuring advisor, and the No. 1 global M&A fairness opinion advisor over the past 20 years, according to Thomson Reuters.|
Joele Frank is a leading strategic financial communications and investor relations firm recognized for our intellect, integrity and intensity. We help our clients take control. Since our founding in January 2000, we have pursued a clear purpose: to deliver excellent, effective and accountable communications counsel and support to enable our clients to achieve their goals. We have a well-established track record of helping our clients assess their situation, weigh options, establish objectives, and quickly arrive at a strategy that enables them to move forward with strength and confidence. We immerse ourselves in our clients’ businesses and stand by them. And we hold ourselves accountable for performance.
|Recognizing the challenges that audit committees face in meeting their demanding responsibilities, KPMG created the Audit Committee Institute (ACI) to serve as a resource for audit committee members and senior management. Our primary mission is to communicate with audit committee members to enhance their awareness of, commitment to, and ability to implement effective audit committee processes.
Wholly sponsored by KPMG International, the ACI provides complimentary guidance and engages in a variety of initiatives to assist audit committee members. Board members can turn to the Institute at any time for help and advice or to share knowledge.
|MacKenzie Partners, Inc. is a full-service proxy solicitation, investor relations and corporate governance consulting firm specializing in mergers-and-acquisitions related transactions. The firm has offices in New York City, Los Angeles, Palo Alto and London.
MacKenzie's services include corporate governance consulting, securityholder solicitations, information agent services for tender and exchange offers, beneficial ownership identification, market surveillance and associated financial, investor and media relations services. We work in close partnership with our client's attorneys, investment bankers and other consultants, providing advice and counsel at each stage of the transaction.
Sidley provides a broad range of legal services to meet the needs of our diverse client base. The strategic establishment of our offices in the key corporate and financial centers of the world has enabled us to represent a broad range of clients that includes multinational and domestic corporations, banks, funds and financial institutions.
Sidley has a broad transactional practice. Major practice disciplines include corporate and securities, mergers and acquisitions, securitization, intellectual property, funds and other pooled investments, bankruptcy and corporate reorganization, bank and commercial lending, public finance, real estate, project finance, tax and employee benefits, as well as trusts and estates.
|Our mission is to be the premier executive compensation consulting firm serving as independent outside counsel to Boards, Compensation Committees and Management in matters of executive compensation, Director remuneration and corporate governance.
With over thirty years in the field, we bring experience, expertise and a totally independent perspective with objectivity assured by our exclusive focus on this important service.
|Russell Reynolds Associates is a global leader in assessment, recruitment and succession planning for boards of directors, chief executive officers and key roles within the C-suite. With more than 370 consultants in 46 offices around the world, we work closely with public, private and nonprofit organizations across all industries and regions. We help our clients build teams of transformational leaders who can meet today’s challenges and anticipate the digital, economic, environmental and political trends that are reshaping the global business environment.|