Sept 7 (Reuters) -
* Sports Direct shareholder Standard Life Investments, the
fund arm of insurer Standard Life, says it has voted against the
firm's remuneration report and against the reappointment of all
of the non-executive directors at the firm's AGM.
* Head of Stewardship and Environmental, Social and
Governance Investment at Standard Life Investment, Euan
Stirling, says the fund manager had engaged with Sports Direct's
board "over many years, sadly to little effect. The responses to
our enquiries have been either unconvincing or non existent"
* Stirling says would like to see Sports Direct founder Mike
Ashley "with a role, title and responsibilities that reflect his
influence as majority shareholder and founder of the business".
* Stirling says wants a full and independent review of
governance at Sports Direct, asks board to commit to this course
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(Reporting By Simon Jessop)