Asking questions at general shareholders’ meetings

For almost 25 years we have been a loyal visitor to general shareholders’ meetings (AGMs). Every year, we ask critical questions to the directors of around 40 Dutch, listed companies, to promote sustainable business operations.

We ask these questions in response to a number of themes. Every year we change one theme, so that we stay up to date and gain insight into the performance of companies within a theme over several years. This year, VBDO is asking questions about climate adaptation, working conditions in the chain and diversity.

AGM calendar 2021

You can find a list of all VBDO’s planned AGM visits here.

AGM engagement report & webinar

This seasons’ findings will be stated in our annual AGM engagement report and presented on the 30th of June. Below you can find the 2020 AGM engagement report. The results were discussed in the AGM Engagement Webinar 2020.

Momentum – 25 Years of Engagment 
Sustainability Performance of Dutch Stock Listed Companies 
AGM Report 2020