WisdomTree Investments, Inc.

Corporate Governance

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of WisdomTree Investments, Inc. sets high standards for its employees, officers and directors. Implicit in this philosophy is the importance of sound corporate governance. It is the duty of the Board of Directors to serve as a prudent fiduciary for shareholders and to oversee the management of the Company's business. To fulfill its responsibilities and to discharge its duty, our Board of Directors has established an Audit Committee, a Compensation Committee and a Nominating Committee. Each of these committees operates pursuant to a charter adopted by our board of directors, which are available below.

Audit Committee

The members of our Audit Committee are Anthony Bossone, R. Win Neuger and Frank Salerno. Mr. Salerno serves as Chairman of the Audit Committee. The Audit Committee of the Board of Directors is responsible for (1) overseeing the accounting and financial reporting processes of the Company and the audits of the Company's financial statements; (2) monitoring the integrity of the annual, quarterly and other financial statements of the Company, (3) taking, or recommending that the Board take, appropriate action to oversee the qualifications, independence and performance of the Company's independent auditor, and (4) reviewing and approving all related-party transactions.


Audit Committee Charter
Compensation Committee

The members of our Compensation Committee are Anthony Bassone, Win Neuger, and Frank Salerno. Mr. Salerno services as the Chairman of the Compensation committee.The Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors is responsible for (1) overseeing the administration of the Company's compensation programs, (2) determining and approving the compensation of the Company's Chief Executive Officer, (3) approving the compensation of the non-CEO executive officers and certain other senior employees and (4) approving all discretionary bonuses for the Company's employees, advisers and consultants.


Compensation Committee Charter
Nominating Committee

The members of our Nominating Committee are Steven Begleiter, Win Neuger and Michael Steinhardt. Mr. Steinhardt serves as Chairman of the Nominating Committee. The Nominating Committee of the Board of Directors is responsible for (1) recommending criteria and qualifications for Board and committee membership, (2) recruiting and evaluating candidates for nomination for election to the Board or to fill vacancies on the Board, (3) recommending that the Board select the director nominees for election at each annual meeting of stockholders, (4) establishing a policy with regard to the consideration of director candidates recommended by stockholders, and (5) reviewing all stockholder nominations and proposals submitted to the Company.


Nominating Committee Charter

Each of these committees operating pursuant to a charger adopted by our Board of Director.

Code of Conduct

The Company has adopted a Code of Conduct that applies to all of the Company's directors, officers and employees worldwide. The Code of Conduct was adopted to:

Corporate Governance Guidelines

The Board of Directors has adopted corporate governance guidelines to promote the effective functioning of the Board of Directors and its committees, and the continued implementation of good corporate governance practices. The corporate governance guidelines address matters including the role and structure of the Board of Directors, the selection, qualifications and continuing education of members of the Board of Directors, board meetings, non-employee director executive sessions, director service on other boards, board committees, management review and succession planning, non-employee director compensation and board and committee evaluations. Each of these committees operates pursuant to a charter adopted by our Board of Directors, which are available below.

Governance Documents View
Code of Conduct   PDF   24.0 KB Add to Briefcase
Whistleblower Complaint Procedures   PDF   15.6 KB Add to Briefcase
Corporate Governance Guidelines   PDF  233.2 KB Add to Briefcase


Committee Charters View
Audit Committee Charter   PDF   21.9 KB Add to Briefcase
Compensation Committee Charter   PDF   16.6 KB Add to Briefcase
Nominating Committee Charter   PDF  111.1 KB Add to Briefcase


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