Average CEO salary at top Sensex firms near Rs 10-cr

The average CEO pay at India's top listed companies has risen to Rs 10 crore a year, but still remains less than one-tenth of over Rs 100 crore median remuneration paid to their peers in the US.

US follows India on disclosure of CEO-staff pay ratio at companies

US has proposed a new rule requiring listed companies to disclose the ratio of their CEO pay and median staff salary.

Top executives getting better pay and perks: Experts

As companies seek to retain their best taken employees amid a global economic slowdown, they have hiked the pay and perks of top-level executives in India by about 70 percent in the past four years, shows a study.

Govt releases executive pay check-list for listed companies

To ensure proper disclosures and regulatory compliance by listed companies with regard to their top executive salaries and appointments, the government has come out with an exhaustive check-list for documents required to be filed in such cases.

8 Indians among world's best performing CEOs

ITC chairman Y C Deveshwar, ranked seventh overall (Rank 7), was first among the Indian CEOs. Under his leadership, ITC saw its value increase by USD 45 billion.

Govt asks companies to disclose CEO salary

Publicly, there is so much debate about the companies spending large amounts of money towards remuneration for their top management personnel.

Lakshmi Mittal took $1.74 mn in salary in 2011

Lakshmi Mittal, the Chairman and CEO of the world's largest steel-maker ArcelorMittal, took home a salary of USD 1.74 million in 2011, a hike of over 5 percent over his 2010 pay cheque.

35 CEOs of Fortune 500 cos were overpaid 129 times last yr

Chief Executives Officers of 35 US
companies in the Fortune 500 list were overpaid a staggering
129 times their "ideal salaries" in 2008, says a report.