Report
Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)
EUR 1000.00 Purchase single report

proxy report 12/07/2018

Item 2: Approve the Remuneration Report

The structure is weighted more towards rewarding long-term performance. However, incentive pay, even without the recruitment award, was excessive and with the recruitment award it was grossly excessive. Furthermore, the recruitment award is not subject to performance conditions. Adjusted profit before tax determines 100% of the STI and 40% of the LTI, making incentive pay overly reliant on a single performance
metric.

Item 15: Re-appoint the auditors

The auditor's tenure exceeds our tenure limit of 10 years. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) have served as the Company

Underlying
Burberry Group PLC

Burberry Group designs, makes, sources and sells luxury products under the Burberry brand. Co.'s products are for women, men and children and include apparel, accessories, and beauty. Co.'s products are sold globally through its directly operated store network and online at Burberry.com, as well as through franchisees and third-party retailers, both offline and online. In a few selected areas such as Eyewear and Beauty, Co. uses the product and distribution capability of licensing partners. Co. operates in three regions: Asia Pacific; Europe, Middle East, India and Africa; and Americas. As of Mar 31 2017, Co.'s store portfolio had 469 directly-operated stores and 48 franchise stores.

Provider
Proxinvest
Proxinvest

Founded in 1995, Proxinvest is an independent proxy firm supporting the engagement and proxy analysis processes of investors. Proxinvest mission is to analyse corporate governance practices and resolutions proposed at general meetings of listed firms.

Proxinvest main services are :

  • ​Proxy reports
  • Definition and monitoring of client customized voting guidelines
  • Corporate Governance Data and Rating
  • Thematic research
  • Engagement support

Proxinvest has been a pioneer and champion of good corporate governance and has grown into a recognised expert in the field.

Proxinvest is independently-owned and only works for investors : Proxinvest does not provide consulting services to the companies it covers, mitigating related risks to its clients and ensuring the independence of our analysis. As a result Proxinvest is able to take a robust, independent, engaged and unconflicted view of the companies in which our clients invest.

As Managing Partner of Expert Corprate Governance Service Ltd (ECGS), Proxinvest has built a large network of corporate governance experts to support clients in corporate governance analysis worldwide. 

Analysts
Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Other Reports on these Companies
Ng Adrian
Ng Adrian
Other Reports from Proxinvest
Other Reports from these Analysts

ResearchPool Subscriptions

Get the most out of your insights

Get in touch