Employee Share Option Schemes (ESOS) or Equity Stock Option Plans are equity-linked tools to recruit talent or incentivize existing employee performance through offering company shares to high performing employees. It is considered as an incentive for employees to work towards growing the value of the company's shares. With the benefits, ESOS as a corporate strategy is becoming more and more prominent, even with private unlisted companies.
By joining this comprehensive webinar, you will understand the different types of employee share incentive plans; and learn more about the most popular ESOS, its legal terms, documents, procedures and practical considerations. Finally, we will provide practical tips and insights for planning and launching an ESOS for a private limited company in Malaysia.
Our speakers will present their insights, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A.
1. Types of employee share incentive scheme
2. Pros and cons of the scheme
3. ESOS: What to do before launching
4. ESOS: Key terms, documents and timeline
5. Journey of ESOS holder
6. Companies Act 2016 & regulatory requirements
7. Basic tax consideration
9. Common mistakes and pitfalls
10. Panelist discussion/Q&A