UPCOMING WEBINAR! What We’ve Learned About Dual-Class Share Structures

Join David R. Beatty, C.M., O.B.E., M.A, F.ICD, CFA, and Matt Fullbrook, the Director and Manager of the David & Sharon Johnston Centre for Corporate Governance Innovation respectively, to explore the common misconceptions about the governance of dual-class share structures.  What are unique benefits and risks of dual-class structures and what sets them apart when… Continue Reading

PODCAST: Boards Should Invest More Time on Foresight

David R. Beatty recently appeared on the popular podcast, “Board Governance with Evan Epstein”.  EPISODE SUMMARY In this episode, I talk with David Beatty, one of the most experienced Canadian directors and educators about his career and thoughts on governance, including his service on 40 different boards of directors, 9 of them as Chair of… Continue Reading

GLOBE AND MAIL: Board Members Need to Think Long-Term to Get Past the COVID-19 Crisis

Article from the Globe and Mail, April 13th, 2020. David Beatty is the director of the David and Sharon Johnston Centre for Corporate Governance Innovation at the Rotman School of Management in Toronto. How long is your company’s real strategic time horizon? Continue Reading