Jon Lukomnik, executive director of the Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute, is presented with the 2013 International Corporate Governance Network Award for Excellence in Corporate Governance at the ICGN
annual general meeting in New York.
The prospects of this collaboration between Hawkamah and ICGN
are very promising, engaging Hawkamah and the MENA region in the shaping of global corporate governance agenda and shareholders and investors debates.
GMI has developed its ratings by examining SEC regulations, exchange listing requirements, and many of the sources of corporate governance guidelines discussed above, including the OECD, the ICGN
, and the Business Roundtable.
Peter Clapman, former chair of International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN
), notes that ICGN
formed a network of international investors and governance professionals in 2004 and that Governance for Owners plans to establish bases throughout the world so global investors have the resources to interact with managements and boards.
See International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN
History, at http://www.
Similar wording can be found in both the ICGN
and the CACG statements of principles of corporate governance.