Five Questions the Compensation Committees Should Consider when Evaluating the CEO

When it comes to determining what your CEO is worth, the compensation committee must balance the need to attract, reward and retain top executive talent with the shareholders concern that performance is in alignment with pay. The latest round of regulations will start to mandate that bank boards understand the pay-performance relationships, whether they exist and whether they motivate risk taking. As banking regulators begin to demand further risk analysis or modeling to better meet these needs, Susan O’Donnell, managing partner for Pearl Meyers & Partners suggests compensation committees consider conducting five types of additional scenario analysis or modeling. Do you know...