Wednesday, February 16, 2022 | 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Join us for an evening discussion with Catherine Winner, global head of stewardship at Goldman Sachs Asset Management, and Dianne McKeever, chief investment officer and co-founder of Ides Capital Management LP.
About the Speakers
Catherine Winner leads the Global Stewardship Team for Goldman Sachs Asset Management. In this role, she manages the firm’s global proxy voting policy, which informs nearly 10,000 annual votes across 71 different markets. She also oversees approximately 400 annual company engagement meetings, covering such key topics as diversity and inclusion and disclosure of material ESG data. Through these programs, Winner promotes the adoption of best practices in corporate governance and amplifies Goldman Sachs’ commitment to accelerating the climate transition and driving inclusive growth. Winner is a One Million Black Women Ambassador, helping to drive the strategic direction of the initiative. She further contributes to industry stewardship by serving on the Investor Advisory Group for the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board, as well as chairing the Corporate Governance Advisory Council within the Council of Institutional Investors. Winner joined Goldman Sachs in 2018 as a vice president and was named managing director in 2021.
Dianne K. McKeever is chief investment officer, managing member and co-founder of Ides Capital Management LP, a New York-based activist investment adviser that engages with management teams and corporate boards to improve ESG policies and practices and to implement operational, capital and strategic improvements that drive long-term, sustainable value for the benefit of all stakeholders. Prior to Ides, McKeever was a partner at Park Row Capital. McKeever began her career at Barington Capital Group, a New York-based small-cap activist fund, in 2001 as a partner. She has served as a public company director of LQ Corporation Inc. and Sielox Inc., where she chaired the nominating and governance committee and serves as a member of the Council of Institutional Investors’ Corporate Governance Advisory Council.
This program is FREE, but advance registration is required. Registered guests will receive the link prior to the program. Register today.