As the best practices in corporate governance and the regulatory environment evolve, we proactively provide the critical information necessary to stay informed and mitigate any potential issues. At D.F. King, an AST company, we leverage our unique depth and diversity of experience to deliver high-level advisory, custom reports, and shareholder outreach and education strategies to each client.
Corporate boards rely on D.F. King for our governance expertise and insight into today’s culture of increased activism. Working directly with your company, we offer ongoing guidance and support to help you manage today’s ever-changing business and regulatory risks through our corporate governance consulting, targeted investor communications advisory, and vote projections capabilities.
Corporate boards regularly find themselves in the crosshairs when placing executive compensation programs and incentive plans up for shareholder approval. Through our services, we provide high-level advisory that helps clients stay informed with current best practices in both structure and disclosure of executive pay, navigate the various pay-for-performance models of proxy advisory firms, and devise investor communication campaigns tailored to your company’s unique needs.
D.F. KING ADVANTAGES
D.F. King has distinguished itself from other corporate governance advisory services through our highly-experienced staff, dedicated research team and uniquely proactive approach. Our team of experts average twenty years spent in the industry, serving a high-profile client base that spans a number of industries. Through this knowledge and our analytical capabilities, we provide high-level advisory and proactive solutions for your corporate governance needs.
HOW WE WORK
We provide year-round advisory, backed by decades of experience and keen analytical capabilities.
We deliver regular reports on changes to the regulatory environment and best corporate governance practices, detailing any potential impact on your company.
Leveraging our deep experience, we provide you with the information you need to communicate to your board and shareholders before problems arise.
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"I really feel like the personal touch is there. They come to me, they talk to me, they ask me about my family. I have relationships not just with my team, but with people much higher up. They make sure we’re happy."Corporate Governance Client