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This year’s ExxonMobil shareholder meeting on 26 May will be one of the most significant AGMs since the advent of modern responsible investment. At it, investors will cast the votes that will determine the make-up of the ExxonMobil board as the global transition to net zero emissions gathers pace.
For the first time, Exxon investors are being offered the opportunity to appoint alternative directors, who would bring much needed value creation and energy transition experience to the board. It is an opportunity all investors committed to responsible investment must seize.
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My journey engaging with Exxon lasted nearly five years. In 2015, at the Church Commissioners, I started to work in a transatlantic partnership with New York State Common Retirement Fund. The aim was to move E…