BP, BP leadership

11 September, 2017

BP leadership set to change in search for new chairman

The chairman of oil giant BP could be about to move, according to reports in The Sunday Times. The paper says that the company is "close" to ordering a search for Carl-Henric Svanberg's r...
bank notes

21 April, 2017

CEO pay is falling, says PwC study of annual reports

The first 40 major companies to publish their annual reports revealed that chief executive pay is falling. Analysis of the FTSE 100 members by professional services firm PwC showed that 42.5% of ...
Bob Dudley, BP

7 April, 2017

BP cuts chief executive’s pay package by 40%

Energy giant BP has cut the pay package of chief executive Bob Dudley by 40%, to $11.6m, in response to shareholder concerns. BP becomes the latest board to act on pay against a backdrop of increa...

13 May, 2016

Institute of Directors issues pay warning

The Institute of Directors (IoD) has warned that companies will have to take action over executive pay or face the possibility of prompting fresh legislation. Simon Walker, director general of the ...