Sydney

Jana Jevcakova Managing Director – Corporate Governance

About

Jana has nearly a decade of experience in corporate governance advisory, capital market research and shareholder engagement. As Director for Corporate Governance (Australia), Jana is responsible for leading the company’s corporate governance team, with a focus on providing ASX boards and senior managers with insightful analysis on corporate governance-related matters and practices, and in the execution of corporate actions and vote-related company meetings, including M&A, shareholder activism campaigns and proxy battles. Jana also advises listed company boards and management teams on all aspects of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) policies and disclosures. Prior to joining Morrow Sodali, Jana was the Director of Research at CGI Glass Lewis, with responsibility for research and engagement covering more than 800 companies in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Her experience in advising large domestic and institutional investors positions her as an expert on the proxy guidelines and ensures she can provide clients with in-depth analysis on their projected recommendations, along with highly valued strategic advice on shareholder engagement.

Jana is an active participant in the local governance community and is a member of Women in Super. Before joining CGI Glass Lewis, Jana was a financial advisor.

Insights

25 May 2020 Australian industry experts share insights on Executive Remuneration

Insights on executive remuneration - Implications and considerations for Australian companies and their Boards

27 Apr 2020 Valuable guidance for companies and Boards looking to engage with their investors

As companies adapt to a ‘new normal’ way of operating, it’s more important than ever to understand how investors are thinking...

26 Nov 2019 UPDATES TO THE 2019 ACSI GOVERNANCE GUIDELINES

The Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) released updated Governance Guidelines in October as part of its biennial refresh.

About

Jana has nearly a decade of experience in corporate governance advisory, capital market research and shareholder engagement. As Director for Corporate Governance (Australia), Jana is responsible for leading the company’s corporate governance team, with a focus on providing ASX boards and senior managers with insightful analysis on corporate governance-related matters and practices, and in the execution of corporate actions and vote-related company meetings, including M&A, shareholder activism campaigns and proxy battles. Jana also advises listed company boards and management teams on all aspects of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) policies and disclosures. Prior to joining Morrow Sodali, Jana was the Director of Research at CGI Glass Lewis, with responsibility for research and engagement covering more than 800 companies in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Her experience in advising large domestic and institutional investors positions her as an expert on the proxy guidelines and ensures she can provide clients with in-depth analysis on their projected recommendations, along with highly valued strategic advice on shareholder engagement.

Jana is an active participant in the local governance community and is a member of Women in Super. Before joining CGI Glass Lewis, Jana was a financial advisor.

Insights

25 May 2020 Australian industry experts share insights on Executive Remuneration

Insights on executive remuneration - Implications and considerations for Australian companies and their Boards

27 Apr 2020 Valuable guidance for companies and Boards looking to engage with their investors

As companies adapt to a ‘new normal’ way of operating, it’s more important than ever to understand how investors are thinking...

26 Nov 2019 UPDATES TO THE 2019 ACSI GOVERNANCE GUIDELINES

The Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) released updated Governance Guidelines in October as part of its biennial refresh.