Ron is a trusted advisor to public companies on a variety of corporate governance matters, including shareholder engagement and activism, shareholder proposals, ESG reporting and compliance and board fiduciary duties. Ron regularly provides clients with guidance on the voting guidelines of proxy advisory firms and institutional investors for management and shareholder meeting proposals.
Prior to joining Fenwick, Ron was Managing Director at Georgeson, LLC where he advised clients on shareholder engagement strategies. Previously, Ron also served as Associate General Counsel at Saks Incorporated and Corporate Counsel at MasterCard Incorporated. Ron began his legal career as a corporate associate in the New York office of a leading international law firm.
Ron is a certified corporate governance professional by the Society for Corporate Governance.