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17 May, 2013 | (01 hr)

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As the accepted practice of setting executive compensation by peer groups is challenged, this webcast will explore alternative models for setting executive compensation and attempt to outline an alternative paradigm to the current peer group-driven process for setting executive compensation.

In viewing, participants will:

  • Understand the argument against the use of peer groups 
  • Hear proposed alternative methods for setting executive compensation

Audience: Compensation committee members, board members, CEOs, general counsel, chief legal officers, corporate secretary, directors of corporate governance, chief human resources officers, heads of total rewards, compensation and benefits executives


James D. C. Barrall

James D. C. Barrall
Senior Fellow in Residence, Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy, UCLA School of Law
ESG Center Fellow

Jim Barrall is a senior fellow at The Conference Board ESG Center and a visiting scholar and senior fellow in residence at the Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy at the UCLA School of Law.  He is also a retired partner at Latha...Full Bio

Charles M. Elson

Charles M. Elson
Edgar S. Woolard, Jr. Chair in Corporate Governance
University of Delaware's Lerner College of Business & Economics
Director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance

Charles M. Elson is the Edgar S. Woolard, Jr., Chair in Corporate Governance and the Director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware.  He is also "Of Counsel" to the law firm of Holland & Knight.  He formerly served as a Professor of La...Full Bio

Craig K. Ferrere

Craig K. Ferrere
Edgar S. Woolard, Jr., Research Fellow
University of Delaware’s John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance

Craig K. Ferrere is the Edgar S. Woolard, Jr., Fellow in Corporate Governance at the Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware.  He is a graduate of the University of Delaware.  He has conducted research in the field of corporate governance and is interested...Full Bio

Marcel Bucsescu

Marcel Bucsescu (Moderator)
Co-Program Director, Chief Legal Officers Council
The Conference Board

Marcel Bucsescu is a Co-Program Director of The Conference Board Chief Legal Officers Council. Bucsescu has also served Executive Director of the Ira M. Millstein Center for Global Markets and Corporate Ownership at Columbia Law School and led strategic initiatives for the Office of the CEO at LR...Full Bio

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