East West Bancorp (EWBC)

Data from SEC filings
Employee count
CEO pay ratio
CEO Salary
Median Employee Salary
ESG framework mentions
In last year of SEC filings
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
No mentions
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
No mentions
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
No mentions
Shareholder alignment
Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

The Company held its Annual Meeting on May 26, 2022. At the Annual Meeting, the Company’s stockholders considered three proposals, each of which was described in more detail in the 2022 Proxy Statement. There were 123,618,952 shares of common stock represented at the Annual Meeting in person or by valid proxies, which was approximately 86.90% of the shares of common stock entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting. The final results of the voting for each matter submitted to a vote of stockholders at the Annual Meeting are as set forth below.

Proposal 1: Election of Directors

The Company’s stockholders elected the nine director nominees named in the 2022 Proxy Statement for a one-year term until the 2023 annual meeting of stockholders and to serve until his or her successor is elected and qualified. The voting results were as follows:
Votes Cast ForVotes AgainstVotes AbstainedBroker Non-Votes
Manuel P. Alvarez117,791,727110,889351,3195,365,017
Molly Campbell116,623,9121,288,432341,5915,365,017
Iris S. Chan116,872,8291,196,447184,6595,365,017
Archana Deskus116,922,300990,063341,5725,365,017
Rudolph I. Estrada115,534,1652,477,713242,0575,365,017
Paul H. Irving114,095,5463,746,378412,0115,365,017
Jack C. Liu114,334,8953,680,425238,6155,365,017
Dominic Ng112,817,0175,177,265259,6535,365,017
Lester M. Sussman117,545,299522,174186,4625,365,017

Proposal 2: Advisory Vote to Approve Executive Compensation

The advisory vote to approve the Company’s executive compensation for 2021 was approved by the Company’s stockholders by the vote set forth in the table below.
Votes Cast ForVotes AgainstVotes AbstainedBroker Non-Votes
(97.45% of the votes cast)

Proposal 3: Ratification of Auditors

The Company’s stockholders ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2022 by the vote set forth in the table below.
Votes Cast ForVotes AgainstVotes AbstainedBroker Non-Votes
(99.54% of the votes cast)

No other matters were submitted for stockholder action.