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Richard H. Koppes

General Counsel

CalPERS

HQ Phone:  (916) 795-3020

Email: r***@***.gov

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CalPERS

400 P Street

Sacramento, California,95814

United States

Company Description

For more than eight decades, CalPERS has built retirement and health security for state, school, and public agency members who invest their lifework in public service. Our pension fund serves more than 1.7 million members in the CalPERS retirement system and a...more

Background Information

Employment History

Prime Minister

Yugoslavia


Affiliations

NACD Northern California Chapter Inc

Director


Valeant Pharmaceuticals International

Director


Apria Healthcare Inc

Director


Stanford University

Consulting Professor of Law


Corporate Governance News

Board Member


Replacing

Board Member


CAMBERVIEW PARTNERS LLC

Senior Advisor


National Association of Public Pension Attorneys

Administrative Officer


Investor Responsibility Research Center Inc

Board Member


National Association of Corporate Directors

Board Member


Society for Corporate Governance Inc

Board Member


NutraCea Inc

Board Member


the Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford Law School

Program Fellow


Board-Shareholder Communications

Board Member


LENS Inc

Board Member


Weil , Gotshal & Manges LLP

Board Member


Silicon Valley Chapter Inc

Board of Advisors Member


The State Bar

Board of Governors Member


Governance Professionals Inc

Board Member


Constituency

Board Member


International Corporate Governance Network

Member of the Board of Governors


International Bar Association

Vice Chairman of the Corporate Counsel Committee


American Society of Corporate Secretaries

Board Member


The Conference Board Inc

Member


Coram Healthcare Corporation

Board Member


Foundation for Fiduciary Studies

Member of the Editorial Board of The Corporate Governance Advisor, Director


The Corporate Library LLC

Board Member


New York Stock Exchange

Member of the Board of Governors' Legal Advisory Committee


Exar Corporation

Board Member


ICN Pharmaceuticals , Inc.

Board Member


American Law Institute

Vice Chairman of the Corporate Counsel Committee of the Section On Business Law


Peregrine Systems , Inc.

Board Member


NY Stock Exchange

Member of the Board of Governors' Legal Advisory Committee


The Directorship Search Group Inc.

Board Member


RiceBran Technologies

Board Member


Company's Annual Meeting

Board Member


Valient Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Board Member


ICGN.Com

Board Member


International Executive Association

Member of Board of Advisers


Nominating Committee

Director of Member of the Executive Committee Member of the Audit Committee Member of the Finance Committee Member of the Communications and Compliance Committee Member


Council of Institutional Investors

Member


Blue Ribbon Commission on Board Evaluation of the NACD

Vice Chairman of the Corporate Counsel Committee of the Section On Business Law


Education

B.A.

Political Science

Loyola Marymount University


J.D.

U.C.L.A. School of Law


J.D.

University of California , Los Angeles


J.D.

University of California at Los Angeles


Juris Doctor degree

University of California Los Angeles School of Law


Web References(127 Total References)


September 2016 | Page 2 of 3 | Wilcox Miller & Nelson

www.wilcoxcareer.com [cached]

At the 2016 NACD Global Board Leaders' Summit, Commission co-chairs Bonnie Hill, director of California Water Service Group and former Home Depot lead director, and Richard H. Koppes, director of NACD and the Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute and former deputy executive officer of CalPERS, discussed the Commission's key findings with NACD Director of Strategic Content Development Robyn Bew.
Over the course of the conversation, Hill and Koppes suggested that directors consider the composition and functionality of the boards in the following ways: In addition, read this article from the current issue of NACD Directorship magazine for more insights from Bonnie Hill and Richard Koppes on the creation of the report.


Silicon Valley Public Company Governance Trends- SpencerStuart's 2006 Board Index | Pascal's View

www.pascalsview.com [cached]

As part of the report, authors Nayla Rizk and John Ware of SpencerStuart interview Peter Clapman, formerly of TIAA-CREF and a member of the NACD board, Abe Friedman, director of corporate governance and proxy voting for Barclays Global Investors, and Richard Koppes, now at Jones Day and the former general counsel of CalPERS.
Koppes: "... the acceptance and routine practice now of executive sessions of the board are the most important."


Advisory Panel

governance.calpers.org [cached]

Richard Koppes
Stanford Law School Photo of Richard Koppes Richard Koppes Fellow Stanford Law School Mr. Koppes is the former Deputy Executive Officer and General Counsel of the California Public Employees' Retirement System (CalPERS), the largest public pension fund in the United States with over $200 billion in assets. He is the founder, Past President, and current Administrative Officer of the National Association of Public Pension Attorneys (NAPPA) and serves on the boards of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) and the Investor Responsibility Research Center (IRRC) Institute. Mr. Koppes was a Director of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International from 2002 to 2010, and a Director of Apria Healthcare Group Inc. from 1998 5o 2008. He retired from the international law firm of Jones Day in December 2009 after 13-plus years of service, and is a current fellow at Stanford Law School. Mr. Koppes was a member of the NACD Blue Ribbon Commission on Board Evaluations and of the NACD-CII Task Force on Shareholder/Director Communications, and is a former board member of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.


History - California Association of Public Retirement Systems

www.calaprs.org [cached]

However, the Attorneys' Roundtable gained traction later after Richard Koppes became the chief legal counsel at CalPERS and spearheaded the group.


Comments on Blakcburn's pension scheming

leftbusinessobserver.com [cached]

When I interviewed Calpers' former chief counsel, Richard Koppes, I asked him to comment on the propriety of public worker money being used to pursue an antiworker agenda.
He told me they didn't care about the details, they just wanted results.


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