NACD Peer Exchange

NACD Peer Exchange

2019-02-12 08:00 - 2019-02-12 11:30

A new year will undoubtedly bring new challenges. Tackle the executive and director compensation issues of 2019 with those who truly understand their complexity. Join NACD, leading compensation experts, and your fellow peers for this complimentary, director-driven dialogue.

While this event is designed primarily for public company compensation committee chairs and members, all proactive and inquisitive directors who are focused on enhancing compensation processes and strategic objectives are welcome to participate.


The discussion will be heavily influenced by you, the attendee, but conversation catalysts will include topics like these:


8:00 a.m.–8:30 a.m. — Registration, Networking, and Light Breakfast

8:30 a.m.–8:45 a.m. — Program Welcome and Introductions

8:45 a.m.–9:00 a.m. — Institutional Investor Short Take

9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. — Panel Outlook

10:00 a.m.–10:15 a.m. — Networking Session

10:15 a.m.–11:30 a.m. — Director-driven Q&A Session

11:30 a.m. — Program Adjourns


Profile - Aeisha Mastagni Aeisha Mastagni Portfolio Manager, Corporate Governance California State Teachers Retirement System (CalSTRS)

Aeisha Mastagni is a portfolio manager within the Corporate Governance Unit of the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS), the nation’s largest teacher retirement fund. Before joining CalSTRS, Mastagni worked in the Corporate Governance Unit of the California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) for six years, where she oversaw the proxy voting program and the corporate governance manager portfolio. Prior to CalPERS, she worked in the operations department of Salomon Smith Barney before moving to Morgan Stanley as a financial advisor and assistant operations manager. Mastagni joined the board the Golden 1 Credit Union in 2012, and in 2015, Mastagni joined the board of the Council of Institutional Investors. Mastagni was named one of the “40 Under 40, Freshest Talent at the World’s Largest Asset Owners” by aiCIO magazine for two years in a row.

Profile - Ben Stradley Ben Stradley Managing Partner Pay Governance LLC

Bentham (Ben) W. Stradley is a managing partner of Pay Governance LLC. Stradley assists clients in developing and governing executive pay arrangements in a manner that reinforces business priorities and aligns management and investor interests over the long term. He also helps clients to consider the implications of regulatory issues relating to the design and governance of their programs, including disclosure, taxation, accounting, and equity-incentive award valuation.

Profile - Barry Sullivan Barry Sullivan Managing Director Semler Brossy Consulting Group LLC


NACD has reserved a block of guestrooms at the Four Seasons at the group rate of $365/night, plus applicable taxes. To make reservations, please contact the hotel at 310-275-5200. When reserving guestrooms via phone, you will need to reference “NACD” to receive the discounted rate. The rate will be available until January 17, 2019, or until sold out.