At Ameriprise Financial, Inc., we believe that sound and prudent corporate governance is critical to building shareholder value while preserving the company's legacy of serving clients' financial needs for more than a century. Our Board of Directors oversees the company's corporate governance and takes seriously its responsibility to promote the long-term best interests of our clients, shareholders and other stakeholders.

Guidelines and Principles

Codes of Conduct

Committee Charters

Executive Compensation

Governance Documents


Our Board has eight members, including seven independent directors and our chairman and chief executive officer. All of our directors are elected annually by our shareholders.

Our Audit and Risk Committee, Compensation and Benefits Committee and Nominating and Governance Committee consist solely of independent directors.

As part of its governance responsibilities, our Board actively monitors the performance of our leaders, the management of risk, effectiveness of policies and controls, and execution of the company's strategies. The Board believes that good corporate governance promotes sound decision-making and encourages transparency and accountability by management at every level.

Contact our Board of Directors

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Corporate Secretary's Office
Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
1098 Ameriprise Financial Center
Minneapolis, MN 55474