Corporate Governance Committee

Business Roundtable members believe strongly that sound corporate governance is paramount to a healthy U.S. economy and a more prosperous future for workers, shareholders and consumers.

For decades, Business Roundtable has provided public companies with modern guidance and best practices to uphold high ethical standards and deliver long-term economic value.


  • Maintain the Materiality Standard for public company disclosure and curtail future unwarranted regulatory burden.
  • Modernize the shareholder proposal process.
  • Strengthen the oversight of proxy advisory firms and clarify obligations of investment advisors.
  • Encourage corporate governance framework that allows proper focus on long-term value creation.

Committee Leadership

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