Donaldson Company, Inc. (NYSE: DCI) held its annual meeting of stockholders on Friday, November 19, 2021. Preliminary voting results indicate that stockholders owning a majority of the shares voted supported:
- The election of three directors, including new director Christopher Hilger,
- The Company’s executive compensation practices and the preference for future non-binding advisory votes on executive compensation to be held every year, and
- Ratification of PricewaterhouseCoopers as Donaldson’s independent public accountant.
The Company will disclose the final voting results on each item of business presented at the 2021 Annual Meeting on a Form 8-K to be filed with the SEC.
Christopher Hilger currently serves as chairman, president and chief executive officer of Securian Financial Group, Inc. After Chris joined Securian Financial in 2004, he progressed into positions of greater responsibility in distribution development, mergers and acquisitions and strategic planning. Chris serves on the board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minnesota, co-chairs the St. Paul Downtown Alliance and is a member of the executive committee of the Minnesota Business Partnership. Chris has a bachelor’s degree in finance from Indiana University.