2016 Millstein Governance Forum
The Activist Director: Lessons from the Boardroom and the Future of the Corporation
In this session from the 2016 Millstein Governance Forum, Geoff Colvin of Fortune Magazine speak with Ira Millstein about his new book, The Activist Director: Lessons from the Boardroom and the Future of the Corporation and Ira’s call for a new breed of “activist” directors who partner with management and reject short-term outlooks, plan a future based on growth and innovation, and take responsibility for corporate organization, strategy and efficiency.
Speakers: Ira M. Millstein, Founding Chair, Millstein Center, Columbia Law School; Senior Partner, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Interviewed by Geoff Colvin, Senior Editor at Large, Fortune Magazine