Tuesday, 04 October 2016 10:55

Governance changes expected to pass

Fonterra chairman John Wilson is confident farmers will next week approve changes to the co-op’s governance structure.

Published in General News

Fonterra's plan to revamp its board failed to attract sufficient support from farmer shareholders because it had "two fatal flaws", say opponents.

Published in General News

Former Fonterra director Colin Armer is voting against the co-op's governance and representation proposal, which causes him some worries.

Published in General News
Thursday, 26 May 2016 08:55

Between a rock and a hard place

Fonterra shareholders are between a rock and a hard place. The dilemma is in governance and neither of the current possibilities appears to be without concerns.

Published in Opinion

Fonterra's board is facing renewed pressure to further cut the number of directors and make do with fewer independents.

Published in General News

Fonterra chairman John Wilson is optimistic shareholders will accept the small cut proposed to the co-op's board.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 March 2016 06:55

Grass will be back in fashion

Former Fonterra director Greg Gent says grass will become fashionable again as the effects of lower dairy prices continue.

Published in General News

Against the backdrop of a falling milk payout, Fonterra farmers will this week start discussing a governance review of the co-op.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 02 December 2015 14:04

Council directive angers farmers – Gent

Fonterra farmers were angry with the directive from the Shareholders Council to vote against a remit, says Greg Gent.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 01 December 2015 07:55

On a collision course?

Fonterra leaders and proponents of a smaller board could be on a collision course over the proposed governance review process.

Published in General News
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