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We provide a strategic direction to Hermes EOS and oversee their activities. We provide input into their processes for setting objectives and prioritising themes and issues as well as their three year engagement plan. BTPSM holds a quarterly meetings with Hermes EOS to review progress on the engagement plan and material engagement and voting activities. Hermes EOS also meet annually with the Trustee Responsible Investment Oversight Committee to discuss the forward-looking strategic engagement plan. Also, Hermes EOS systematically makes engagement activity reports available to us via their EOSi client portal which is regularly updated, enabling a company-level view of engagement objectives and issues.