July 25, 2018

Robin Ferracone and John Trentacoste of Farient Advisors Named to Prestigious 2018 NACD Directorship 100 List

Robin Ferracone and John Trentacoste – Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO), respectively, of Farient Advisors, an independent executive compensation, performance and corporate governance consultancy – have been named to the 2018 National Association of Corporate Directors’ (NACD) Directorship 100.

The Directorship 100 is an annual recognition of leading corporate directors, corporate governance experts, policymakers and influencers who significantly impact boardroom practices and performance.

“NACD’s devotion to supporting strong boardroom practices and instilling investor confidence reflects our work at Farient Advisors,” said Ferracone. “Being recognized in the Directorship 100 is an honor and symbol of our commitment to ensuring sound corporate governance.”

In addition to being CEO of Farient, Ms. Ferracone serves on the Board of Trupanion, Inc., a public company, where she is the chair of Trupanion’s compensation committee.  Ms. Ferracone also serves on a number of private and nonprofit boards.  She is a member of the Committee of 200, Women Corporate Directors, YPO-Gold, WorldatWork, and NACD.  This is Ms. Ferracone’s eighth consecutive election to the Directorship 100.

Mr. Trentacoste, Farient’s COO, was named to the list for the first time this year.

“At Farient, we’re dedicated to bringing a global perspective to our clients on corporate governance and pay practices,” said Trentacoste. “This recognition validates our work and the value we bring to our clients around the world.”

Mr. Trentacoste is a member of NACD and World at Work and chairs the board of a nonprofit organization.

About Farient Advisors

Farient Advisors LLC is an independent executive compensation, performance, and corporate governance consultancy. Farient provides a comprehensive array of services to boards of directors and management including: compensation program design, goal setting and performance measurement, pay and performance alignment, board of directors compensation, and shareholder communication among others. Farient has offices in Los Angeles and New York and covers clients in more than 30 countries through our partnership in the Global Governance Executive Compensation Group (GECN).