Energy Insights

Keeping Pace During Growth

How to Avoid the Lag in Compensation Practices That Occurs When Firms Grow Quickly

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Recent headlines of Aubrey McClendon’s American Energy Partners LP receiving a $5 billion equity valuation and a flurry of energy IPOs in the last 12-24 months are reminders that change and growth can occur quickly, especially in the energy industry.…

What to Learn from Shareholder Activism

A Review of Recent Shareholder Activism in the Energy Industry

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Energy boards and management have paid close attention to activist shareholders this proxy season, including current proxy battles and investor activism at Hess Corporation (Elliott Associates), SandRidge Energy (TPG-Axon Capital) and Nabors (Pamplona Capital). Each has included a discussion of…