October 11th
14:50 CEST
Results of the annual review of the BPPG Signatories compliance statements
October 12th
10:20 CEST
Moderator: Climate risk disclosure and action: board accountability and market views on say on climate
Konstantinos Sergakis
Professor of Capital Markets Law and Corporate Governance, University of Glasgow School of Law
Konstantinos Sergakis is Professor of Capital Markets Law and Corporate Governance at the University of Glasgow. He is a Member (Alternate) of the Joint Board of Appeal of the European Supervisory Authorities (EBA, EIOPA, ESMA). He is also Member of the Oversight Committee of the Best Practice Principles Group (BPPG) for Shareholder Voting Research Providers and Chair of its Review Subcommittee. He also serves as Advisor at Mefop, the Italian Ministry of Economy and Finance company in charge of pension funds, having co-led a series of soft law initiatives, such as the Inaugural Stewardship Guidelines for institutional investors (2022). He is the author of The Law of Capital Markets in the EU (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018) and of The Transparency of Listed Companies in EU Law (Bibliothèque de l’Institut de Recherche Juridique de la Sorbonne - IRJS Editions, 2013). He has held Visiting Professorships, inter alia, at the Universities of Aarhus, Liechtenstein, LUISS, Sciences-Po Lyon, University of Trento and UCLouvain. He is a graduate of the University of Athens, University College London and University of Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.