Esop Star Profiles

Charlotte Fleck

Charlotte Fleck of Pett Franklin, solicitor In what ways does employee share ownership serve a useful purpose? Stories about rising inequality and the UK’s poor productivity growth seem to be all too common in the news. Employee ownership is only part of the solution – but it’s an important one! Employees […]

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Mike Pewton

Mike Pewton , executive director of Solium Global Compliance In what ways does employee share ownership serve a useful purpose? The main aim of employee share ownership at an all employee level is to bring employees together behind the company. Giving them more of a sense of identity with their company […]

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Anna Watch

Anna Watch of BT, head of executive share plans In what ways does employee share ownership serve a useful purpose? I think one of the primary purposes employee share ownership serves is employee engagement. Through share ownership employees become far more interested and engaged in the success of the company, […]

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Lynette Jacobs

Lynette Jacobs of Pinsent Masons, partner, head of share plans and incentives In what ways does employee share ownership serve a useful purpose? By motivating and incentivising employees, building an identity with the company/group for which they work. How can we widen and deepen the adoption and use of employee […]

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Gavin Oldham

Gavin Oldham is chairman of Share plc and The Share Centre. In what ways does employee share ownership serve a useful purpose? It builds a sense of participation and partnership within a business, encouraging alignment between employees, management and external shareowners. Since responsibility and ownership are closely linked, it also […]

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Stephen Woodhouse

Stephen Woodhouse is a partner at Pett Franklin In what ways does employee share ownership serve a useful purpose? Owning shares in your employer creates a sense of joint interest. It makes people owners and allows a form of partnership for all employee shareholders and the wider investor group. How […]

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John D. Menke

John D. Menke is President of Menke & Associates In what ways does employee share ownership serve a useful purpose? Employee share ownership serves many useful purposes. For employees, it provides financial security, a sense of personal worth, and an additional form of retirement savings. For owners, it provides a […]

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