Case | HBS Case Collection | January 2013

Say on Pay at The Walt Disney Company

by Ian D. Gow and Gaizka Ormazabal

Abstract

This case focuses on the lead-up to Disney's 2012 annual meeting where Disney would face a vote on the compensation package of its CEO, Robert Iger. Leading proxy advisory firms were recommending that shareholders reject the proposed compensation.

Keywords: Executive Compensation; shareholder votes; Executive Compensation; Business and Shareholder Relations; Media and Broadcasting Industry; United States;

Citation:

Gow, Ian D., and Gaizka Ormazabal. "Say on Pay at The Walt Disney Company." Harvard Business School Case 113-052, January 2013.