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San Diego NASPP: April 2021 Chapter Meeting

April 21, 2021

Noon – 1:20pm PT

A conversation about inequity in equity: why you should care, how to know if you have a problem and what to do about it

Speaker Information

Carine Schneider FGE, President, AST Private Company Solutions, Inc.
Carine is an experienced and well-connected leader in the private market and global compensation industry with deep experience working in consulting, technology & financial services. She is the President of AST Private Company Solutions, based in Menlo Park, California and serves as a member of the AST Private Company Solutions, Inc. Board of Directors. She was named one of the 100 Influential Women in Silicon Valley by the Silicon Valley Business Journal and one of 17 “Women to Watch” in 2017 by Brown Brothers Harriman Center on Women and Wealth.
Carine was formerly the President, NASDAQ Private Market Equity Solutions, responsible for worldwide sales, marketing and operations. She has held various leadership positions including CEO of Certent, founder and CEO of Global Shares, Partner at PwC and Nua Group, Director of Strategic Planning with Morgan Stanley and was the Leader of the Global Stock Plan Services at Towers Watson. She was the founder and CEO of WFFConnect, a mission-driven company that connects women founders with the investment community that was acquired by WorldWideWomen.  Carine served on the Board of Directors of both Certent and Global Shares.
Zev J. Eigen, Founder and Chief Science Officer of Syndio Solutions
Zev is the Founder and Chief Science Officer of Syndio Solutions--the world’s leader in Equity Tech, building best in class software applications solving modern organizations’ most pressing business problems, focused on fairness and eradicating pay gaps based on race and gender.
Dr. Eigen has been at the forefront of cutting edge HR technology for more than a decade. He combines his uniquely overlapping areas of expertise in labor economics and employment law with deep experience in data science, predictive modeling and economic sociological research. He has authored more than a dozen scholarly articles and books and is an internationally recognized expert in these fields appearing in the media frequently (Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Forbes, NPR, Bloomberg News, Reuters, Chicago Tribune, NBC, CBS, FOX, etc.), and is a frequent speaker on HR Tech and data science and law. Dr. Eigen is invited regularly to lecture and present his work at academic institutions and professional organizations globally.

Event Details

Several high profile companies have recently been in the headlines for various issues related to gender pay inequity issues. While companies at first were looking at base and bonus compensation, the inequity in stock-based compensation is beginning to take center stage. Join a conversation between Carine Schneider, President of AST Private Company Solutions (and former compensation consultant) and Zev Eigen, Founder and Chief Science Office at Syndio as they discuss important issues related to this topic. We encourage you to invite your compensation and legal colleagues to this discussion as Zev and Carine share case studies, recommendations and share tips on best practices. This is a topic you can’t ignore!

More Information

Date:                                      Wednesday April 21
Time:                                      Noon – 1:20pm PT
Location:                               Online
Fee:                                        None

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