Warren Buffett on Life as a CEO and Berkshire Shareholders

Motley Fool Staff
Motley Fool Staff
Jan 4, 2011 at 12:00AM

Fool friend and corporate governance expert Nell Minow had an exclusive sit-down with Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK-A) (NYSE: BRK-B) Warren Buffett in his Omaha offices. Nell, editor and co-founder of The Corporate Library, interviewed Buffett for TCL's 2010 Public Funds Forum in September 2010.

Their interview covers a very wide range of topics -- from philanthropy to investing to CEO pay and boards of directors. With Nell's permission, we are making portions of the video interviews available to our Fool.com audience.

In the excerpt below, Nell and Warren discuss life as a CEO, and what kind of shareholders Buffett wants. (Note: The video runs 5 minutes, 15 seconds.)