Hermes EOS to provide qualified support for the Chair of Deutsche Börse
Ahead of the Deutsche Börse AGM on Wednesday 16 May, Dr Michael Viehs, Associate Director of Responsibility, comments on Hermes EOS’s voting recommendations and the qualified support for the re-election of Joachim Faber, the Chair of the supervisory board.
Specifically, Hermes EOS recommends its clients and other investors to:
• Vote against the discharge of the company’s former CEO Carsten Kengeter and the Chair of the supervisory board, Joachim Faber
• Provide qualified support for the re-election of Joachim Faber, the Chair of the supervisory board, and call for clarity around his succession by the time of the AGM in 2019
• Vote for the supervisory board nominees