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CEO and Executive Compensation Practices documents trends and developments on senior management compensation at nearly 2,500 companies. In addition to benchmarks on individual elements of compensation packages and the evolving features of short-term and long-term incentive plans, the report provides details on shareholder advisory votes on executive compensation (say on pay) and outlines the major practices on board oversight of compensation design.

CEO & Executive Compensation Practices: 2020 Edition (Complimentary): Download the latest edition of our report.

Dashboard (Complimentary): Use the online dashboard to visualize trends across Russell 3000 and S&P 500 indexes, GICS business sectors and company size groups.

Benchmarking Platform (Members Only): Benchmark your company’s executive compensation practices against a custom peer group and generate detailed reports to inform your pay-setting process.

Our Experts


Matteo Tonello

Managing Director, Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)


James F. Reda

Managing Director, Executive Compensation


Paul Hodgson

Senior Adviser, Business Development



Executive Compensation Benchmarking Tool

Executive Compensation Benchmarking Tool

July 15, 2020 | Benchmarking

CEO Succession Practices: 2019 Edition

CEO Succession Practices: 2019 Edition

November 20, 2019 | Research Report

CEO Succession Practices: 2019 Edition

CEO Succession Practices: 2019 Edition

November 20, 2019 | Executive Summary

CEO Succession Practices: 2018 Edition

CEO Succession Practices: 2018 Edition

October 03, 2018 | Research Report

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