Council of Institutional Investors

Corporate Governance Advisory Council

The CII Corporate Governance Advisory Council provides input to the board and staff about CII activities that promote effective corporate governance and ways to enhance the value of membership. The CII board appoints the members annually. All are asset managers and representatives of CII non-voting member organizations (Associate Members).

The members of the Corporate Governance Advisory Council for 2018 are:

  • Mirte Bronsdijk, senior corporate governance specialist, APG Asset Management
  • Jocelyn Brown, senior investment manager, sustainable ownership, RPMI Railpen
  • Mayree Clark, managing partner, Eachwin Capital
  • Matthew DiGuiseppe, VP, head of Americas asset stewardship, State Street Global Advisors
  • Sara Donaldson, VP, proxy voting, Voya Investment Management
  • Nick Duncan, governance & stewardship manager, Aberdeen Standard Investments
  • Michelle Edkins, global head, investment stewardship, BlackRock
  • Tom Elliott, assistant VP, governance and proxy, Capital Group
  • Robert Herr, manager, corporate governance, Lord Abbett
  • Dr. Hans-Christoph Hirt, executive director, head of Hermes EOS, Hermes Investment Management
  • Gwen Le Berre*, director, proxy & governance, Charles Schwab Investment Management
  • Mun Fei Lee, senior corporate governance financial analyst, Segal Marco Advisors
  • Mohani Maharaj, director, responsible investing, Nuveen
  • W. Robert Main III, head, portfolio company engagement, analysis, voting, Vanguard
  • Adriana Morrison, senior associate, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
  • Christine O'Brien, manager of investment stewardship, Elliott Management
  • Ryan Oden, global governance and proxy manager, AllianceBernstein
  • Brian Schorr, partner, chief legal officer & member of investment team, Trian Fund Management
  • David Sneyd, associate director, governance & sustainability, BMO Global Asset Management
  • Margriet Stavast-Groothuis, senior advisor, responsible investment, PGGM
  • J. Christopher Teets, partner, Red Mountain Capital Partners
  • Martine Valcin, senior director, responsible investment, PSP Investments
  • Glenn Welling, founder & CIO, Engaged Capital
*advisory council chair

For more information about the Corporate Governance Advisory Council, please contact Rosemary Lally.