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Adam Schwab

Adam Schwab —

Business director and commentator

AusPost fails to deliver the goods on CEO pay packet

AusPost fails to deliver the goods on CEO pay packet

Despite having one of the highest-paid executives in the country, AusPost is even refusing to tell taxpayers exactly how much they are paying him.

Incompetent and overpaid CEOs hate proxy advisers, which is why you should love them

Incompetent and overpaid CEOs hate proxy advisers, which is why you should love them

The more unhappy CEOs are about proxy advisers, the better job they are doing.

The Fin ties itself in knots to justify exorbitant CEO pay

The Fin ties itself in knots to justify exorbitant CEO pay

Shareholders of CSL, rightly, told the board to go jump when the board proposed an enormous payrise for the CEO and directors. But don't expect to read that in the Financial Review.

Failed experiment GWS Giants the elephant in the change room

Failed experiment GWS Giants the elephant in the change room

The AFL has thrown its (financial) weight behind the Giants. But what has it got to show for it?

The complicated corporate history of David Gonski

The complicated corporate history of David Gonski

There is no doubt that David Gonski is a luminary in the not-for-profit sector. But is his corporate record as good?

Dunderheaded RBA makes a hash of interest rates

Dunderheaded RBA makes a hash of interest rates

The RBA remains a revered organisation in Australia, but its recent decisions suggest maybe it shouldn't be.

The property market is completely bonkers and so are you to buy into it

The property market is completely bonkers and so are you to buy into it

Housing prices aren't just wildly overinflated, they are off-the-charts bananas.

Prime swindle: ASIC runs down the clock, Bill Lewski escapes

Prime swindle: ASIC runs down the clock, Bill Lewski escapes

Prime Trust swindled investors out of millions. But its directors escape penalty because ASIC got its dates wrong.

It's time to vote online

It's time to vote online

There are no good reasons left to vote by pencil.