Vega experts in corporate governance have experience evaluating the processes by which corporations are controlled and directed. They have a deep understanding of the rules and procedures for making decisions in corporate settings. Our experts’ relevant subject matter expertise includes topics such as mergers and acquisitions, investments, fiduciary obligations, internal oversight, regulatory compliance, and board structuring. Vega’s corporate governance network consists of both academic leaders and industry professionals with decades of personal experience.

Experts in our network have testified in matters related to the determination of whether directors, officers and/or their advisors acted prudently and consistently with their fiduciary duties.

Below is a list of example engagements for our Corporate Governance practice:

  • Intervention by the Federal Reserve in a Distressed Company: A Vega expert provided testimony in a case involving the Federal Reserve’s intervention in a distressed corporation in connection with the 2008 financial crisis. The expert analyzed the Federal Reserve’s credit facilities and lending practices to financial institutions and other firms and provided an overview of the market crisis and its effect on the corporation.  

Arturo Bris

Professor of Finance, Director of the IMD World Competitiveness Center

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance
Alex Edmans

Professor of Finance at London Business School and Academic Director of the Centre for Corporate Governance

  • Corporate Governance
  • Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
  • Corporate Finance
  • Leadership & Management
Sharon Egilinsky

CEO and Founder of SREvolve LLC

  • Corporate Governance
  • Leadership & Management
  • Financial Institutions
  • Private Equity
Sydney Finkelstein

Steven Roth Professor of Management at the Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College

  • Corporate Governance
  • Leadership & Management
Richard W. George

Principal at Bank Experts Group

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Institutions
  • Real Estate
  • Securities & Finance
  • Corporate Governance
Gordon Klein

Lecturer of Accounting at UCLA Anderson School of Management

  • Accounting
  • Securities & Finance
  • Valuation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Corporate Governance
Micah Officer

Professor of Finance at Loyola Marymount University

  • Bankruptcy & Insolvency
  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Valuation
  • Private Equity
Gary Strumeyer

Adjunct Professor of Finance/Economics, at LIU Post

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Institutions
  • Securities & Finance
  • Corporate Governance
Daniel Taylor

Associate Professor of Accounting at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

  • Accounting
  • Corporate Governance
  • Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG)
  • Leadership & Management
December 27, 2021 | News
Poets&Quants has Named Professor Alex Edmans "MBA Professor of the Year"!

Poets&Quants has named Professor Alex Edmans MBA Professor of the Year! He received this award for his pioneering research in corporate social responsibility; for his impact and influence on hundreds of MBA students; and for his exhaustive efforts to disseminate research to not only business practitioners but a much wider audience. 

June 8, 2021 | News
Statistics in SEC Chairman Gary Gensler's Released Prepared Remarks About Rule 10b5-1 Trading Plans

In his released prepared remarks for the CFO Network Summit, SEC Chairman Gary Gensler highlighted areas of potential rulemaking around Rule 10b5-1 trading plans. Chairman Gensler has cited discussion and proposals based on Professor Dan Taylor’s article, "Gaming the System: Three 'Red Flags' of Potential 10b5-1 Abuse."

May 24, 2021 | Featured Expert
Richard George, Principal at Bank Experts Group

Experts testifying in conflict resolution proceedings at the ICSID should ideally be familiar with this forum’s unique rules and procedures. Vega affiliate Richard George has testified as an expert before ICSID on issues concerning generally accepted international banking practices. 

March 1, 2021 | Brochure
Preparing for the Rise of ESG Litigation

Vega's research team discusses the widely anticipated ESG-related litigation claims and highlight our featured experts who can strengthen our clients position in these matters. 

January 19, 2021 | Article
Gaming the System: Three "Red Flags" of Potential 10b5-1 Abuse

Vega expert Professor Dan Taylor's new research article "Gaming the System: Three 'Red Flags' of Potential 10b5-1 Abuse" was featured in Cooley's special counsel Cydney Posner's discussion "Are 10b5-1 Plans Subject to Insider Trading Abuse?" on Cooley PubCo.

June 30, 2020 | Article
The Spread of COVID-19 Disclosure

Vega expert Dr. Daniel Taylor recently published a report regarding corporate disclosure choices during the COVID-19 pandemic.