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13.08.12

Announcement: New appointment

Appointment of Luke Hildyard, Head of Research and Projects The High Pay Centre is delighted to announce a recent addition to the team. Luke Hildyard has been appointed as Head of Research (incoming). Luke has…
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11.07.12

Announcement: New appointment

The High Pay Centre is delighted to announce that Cliff Weight has joined our advisory board. Cliff Weight has been a remuneration consultant for 27 years. He is an executive director of MM&K, the leading…
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18.06.12

Announcement: New appointment

The High Pay Centre is delighted to announce a recent addition to the team Emily Death has been appointed as Events Organiser and Office Administrator.She will be responsible for overseeing and expanding the organisation’s programme…
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30.04.12

Action: Have Your Say On Pay

Are you concerned about excessive pay? If you have pension savings or an ISA then you have a stake in Britain’s biggest companies. FairPensions have made it easy to contact your ISA or pension provider…
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24.04.12

Myths about executive pay

Deborah Hargreaves, Director of the High Pay Centre discusses the current debate about pay at the top As Vince Cable begins his consultation on executive pay reforms, it is clear there are a number of…
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11.04.12

Media coverage:

The latest report from the HPC on the make-up of remuneration committees received significant media coverage. Here is just a flavour. Independent - 'Old boys' network' alive on UK Guardian - Executive pay soars as…
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16.03.12

Is football the next Lehman’s?

Nick Isles, Chair of the High Pay Centre looks at footballer's pay and the impact it is having on the clubs and the players. This was the question the High Pay Centre was asked last…
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23.02.12

Worth a read:

Former Greggs CEO calls for executive pay reform As reported in the Guardian today the former CEO of Greggs, Sir Mike Darrington has become the first senior executive to break ranks with his peers and…
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30.01.12

Worth a listen:

Can the bonus culture in the City change? RBS boss Stephen Hester has bowed under pressure to refuse his bonus of shares worth almost a £1m. City AM editor Allister Heath and Deborah Hargreaves Director…
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25.01.12

High Pay Centre launched

New think tank will be independent and non-partisan Following the announcements from the Rt Hon Vince Cable MP, Business Secretary, in Parliament on Monday we are pleased to announce the launch of the High Pay…