Anna Christie is Assistant Professor of Banking, Corporate and Financial Law, University of Edinburgh Law School and Director of Studies in Law, Newnham College, University of Cambridge.
Shareholder Activism for Profit and Purpose
In 2021, two campaigns by little-known activist hedge funds attracted global attention due to their perceived consequences for sustainable capitalism. In France, the food products company Danone and its CEO Emmanuel Faber became the target of a London-based activist hedge fund, Bluebell Capital Partners. The abrupt ousting of Faber–who had long been a vocal advocate … Continuedlire l'article