Der is responsible for the development and execution of Laurel Hill’s Proxy and Information Agent Services Department. With over 12 years of industry expertise, Der has established strong relationships both with issuers and service providers. With her extensive knowledge of proxy solicitation, corporate governance, shareholder identification and information agent services, Der is able to provide effective program implementation and strategic advice to obtain maximum positive results. She has successfully represented clients in mergers, tender offers, consents, proxy contests, and corporate restructuring. Der has completed the Canadian Securities Course, is a member of Women in Capital Markets as well as the Canadian Investor Relations Institute and the Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries.