Robin Ferracone and Dayna Harris of Farient Advisors Named to 2017 NACD Directorship 100 List
August 1, 2017
Robin Ferracone and Dayna Harris – chief executive officer and partner, respectively, at Farient Advisors, an independent performance management, corporate governance and executive compensation consultancy – have been selected for inclusion in the 2017 National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Directorship 100.
The Directorship 100 identifies and recognizes the most influential leaders in corporate governance and the boardroom community. Ferracone, a prominent thought leader and author on governance issues, has been named to the prestigious list for seven consecutive years for her ongoing contributions to the practice of aligning the interests of shareholders and executives across executive compensation strategy. Harris has been named to the list for three consecutive years.
“At Farient Advisors, we’re committed to providing a global perspective on corporate governance and pay practices to our clients,” said Ferracone. “We’re honored to be recognized for our dedication to advancing the field and promoting economic growth through our work.”
Ferracone delivers compensation and performance advisory services to public and private companies, and has more than thirty years of consulting experience. She currently serves as the compensation committee chair for the Board of Directors of Trupanion, the Board of Trustees of Oaktree Capital Funds, and the Board of Directors of Enlight, a company that delivers strategically relevant, independent information to boards through an easy-to-use software application. She is the author of “Fair Pay, Fair Play” (Jossey-Bass, 2010), and the Executive Pay Watch column on Forbes.com.
With more than twenty years of experience providing advice on executive and board compensation, Harris specializes in designing incentive programs that align compensation with business strategy and value creation for shareholders. She has been a frequent speaker on pay and performance, disclosure and regulatory topics for the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), National Association of Stock Plan Professionals (NASPP), the Council of Institutional Investors (CII), the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals, and WorldatWork, and is a member of NASPP, CII and WorldatWork.