This blog post is shared from the Corporate Accountability Network website. It is the presentation made by Meesha Nehru, a director of CAN, at its launch event on 12 July:
I remember when I first started looking at accounts as a non-financially-trained person. I couldn’t work out why there were 15 pages on Executive remuneration but barely even a couple of lines on employees and only small notes on tax.
Because the previous generation of taters baked such wibble about executive compensation into the accounts because they thought that’s what civil society needed to know. Or claimed to believe such at least.