SAN FRANCISCO, April 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Prologis, Inc. (NYSE: PLD), today announced that the following proposals were approved at the company's 2021 annual stockholder meeting:
Elect 11 directors to our Board to serve until the next annual meeting of stockholders and until their successors are duly elected and qualified.
Ratify the appointment of KPMG LLP as our independent registered public accounting firm for the year 2021.
Our stockholders elected Hamid R. Moghadam (chairman), Cristina G. Bita, George L. Fotiades, Lydia H. Kennard, Irving F. Lyons III, Avid Modjtabai, David P. O'Connor, Olivier Piani, Jeffrey L. Skelton, Carl B. Webb and William D. Zollars as directors of the company.
The advisory vote to approve the company's executive compensation program for 2020 did not receive the requisite number of favorable votes.
Prologis remains committed to the highest standards of governance and values its stockholders' perspectives shared through both direct engagement and in how they voted on the company's proxy ballot items. Prologis believes that the principal of pay-for-performance is embodied in its programs and that the compensation outcomes are closely aligned with the experience of its stockholders. The Board and Compensation Committee will continue to assess shared feedback as well as the outcome of the vote as part of their ongoing evaluation of Prologis' executive compensation programs.
ABOUT PROLOGIS Prologis, Inc. is the global leader in logistics real estate with a focus on high-barrier, high-growth markets. As of March 31, 2021, the company owned or had investments in, on a wholly owned basis or through co-investment ventures, properties and development projects expected to total approximately 990 million square feet (92 million square meters) in 19 countries. Prologis leases modern logistics facilities to a diverse base of approximately 5,500 customers principally across two major categories: business-to-business and retail/online fulfillment.
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