Michael Hilb, Chair of the Foundation Board, was appointed to the Global Governance Committee of the International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN). ICGN is a global organization dedicated to promoting the highest standards of corporate governance and investor protection. Michael Hilb will join representatives from other organizations such as the Chartered Governance Institute or the International Finance Corporation, as well as asset managers such as AXA IM, DWS, or Fidelity.
The Global Governance Committee is the ICGN’s voice on new regulatory and soft law initiatives in corporate governance. It is recognized as a global voice on corporate governance issues from the perspective of owners by regulators around the world. “It is an honor to be elected to this prestigious committee and to provide input from an unbiased corporate governance perspective,” comments Michael Hilb. “Constant dialogue with owners is one of the key factors for effective corporate governance.”
The International Corporate Governance Network was founded in 1995 and is led by investors responsible for approximately $77 trillion in assets under management. The ICGN advocates the highest standards of corporate governance and investor protection worldwide to create long-term value and contribute to a sustainable economy, society, and environment.