ISS Discusses the Board’s Role in Cyber Risk
October 7, 2015Sean Quinn, Executive Director & Head of U.S. Research for Institutional Shareholders Services (ISS), joins TK Kerstetter, host of “Inside America’s Boardrooms,” to discuss… “The Board’s Role in Cyber Risk.”
Board Governance Best Practices | Episode Summary
There is rarely a dull moment when the ISS visits Inside America’s Boardrooms. This visit focuses on what, and how, the board should communicate its position and philosophy in overseeing cyber risk. The ISS’s Quinn shares information about investor concerns and ISS expectations.
Host TK Kerstetter questions the ISS strategy of withholding votes on Target directors after their data breach — and the resulting the “shot across the bow” to many companies in America that had not given cyber risk any attention on their boardrooms’ agendas.
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