Archives for November 2015

Why I Will Vote “No” on the Pfizer-Allergan Deal

If you are a business owner or leader and are as disturbed as I am about the values expressed by inversion transactions such as the Pfizer-Allergan deal, you can take the Proud to be an American Business Pledge offered by the American Sustainable Business Council. I was still mourning the end of another Great company when the Pfizer-Allergan inversion was announced. When it comes to… [Continue reading this post]

Wall Street Meets the Benefit Corporation

Laureate Education will likely make history as the first publicly listed benefit corporation in the US. Already the global leader in higher education with approximately 1,000,000 students enrolled in 88 institutions in 28 countries, Laureate also became a leader in corporate governance and business as a force for good in October when it re-domiciled as a Delaware public benefit corporation and filed an S-1 to… [Continue reading this post]