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03/08/2018



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Timothy R. Baer joins CamberView Partners as Senior Advisor

CamberView Partners, LLC, the leading global source of independent, investor-led advice for public companies on shareholder activism and investor engagement, is pleased to announce that Tim Baer, Managing Partner of TRB Partners, LLC, and former Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of Target Corporation, has joined the firm as a Senior Advisor.

"We are excited to welcome Tim to our team of accomplished Senior Advisors," said Abe M. Friedman, CEO of CamberView. "As a former chief legal officer and corporate secretary with decades of experience, Tim understands firsthand how important it is for companies to build and maintain successful relationships with their investors. We look forward to drawing upon his experience and perspectives to help our clients navigate the increasingly complex governance landscape."

Mr. Baer is the Managing Partner of TRB Partners, LLC, an independent corporate governance and performance advisor to corporate boards of directors. Previously, he worked for 23 years at Target Corporation, retiring in 2016 as executive vice president, chief legal officer and corporate secretary. As part of his retirement transition, he also served as a senior advisor to the corporation's Board of Directors, CEO and senior management team. During his career at Target, Mr. Baer's areas of responsibility included the law department, government affairs, corporate security, media relations, compliance, assets protection and Target Brands, Inc., the corporation's brand management subsidiary. He holds a J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School and a bachelor's degree in economics from Princeton University.

"Now more than ever, it is critical for companies to build the right relationships and dialogue with their investors," Tim Baer said. "CamberView has proven to be an essential partner for companies seeking insight into effective engagement and campaign strategies that resonate with a broad range of stakeholders. I look forward to working with CamberView's advisory team and senior advisor group to help public company management teams and boards achieve success with their investors."

About CamberView Partners

CamberView Partners is the leading provider of investor-led advice to public companies on engagement and shareholder relations, activism and contested situations, sustainability and complex corporate governance matters. CamberView helps its clients succeed by providing unique insight into investors' perspectives on long-term value creation, interpreting the evolving governance landscape and creating proactive strategies to stay ahead of investor challenges.

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Shareholder Engagement • Governance Advisory • Sustainability • Complex IR Strategy
Say on Pay • "Vote No" • Environmental, Social and Governance Shareholder Proposals
Activism Defense • Hostile and Complex M&A • Defense Preparedness