Director of Governance Research, Equilar, Inc.
Aaron Boyd is the Director of Governance Research at Equilar, where he leads the firm’s research into executive compensation and corporate governance trends and disclosure practices. Aaron is responsible for heading Equilar’s efforts in producing some of the most relevant analyses in the industry including its magazine and video content. He has contributed analysis and commentary on numerous topics that have appeared in some of the leading business news outlets, including the Associated Press, Bloomberg, CNBC, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal. He has specialized in executive compensation and corporate governance topics including board practices, equity trends, peer groups, and say on pay. Aaron has spent his entire career in executive compensation annually reviewing thousands of companies each year. Aaron holds a bachelor’s degree in managerial economics from the University of California, Davis.