A mid the resurgence of new Covid-19 cases, this year’s AGM season was like last year’s — largely devoid of physical presence. Retail shareholders miss their usual bento boxes and NTUC vouchers, as proceedings go online and meetings were fronted by masked-up directors.
Now, even with growing worries over how outbreaks might flare up again, certain active shareholders are still in the mood to engineer changes within boardrooms. The way some boards were changed in recent weeks has put to rest claims that company directors here are a clubby bunch.
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