Richard Barr recently transitioned out of a twenty-year career as a social investment advisor with First Affirmative Financial Network. An Accredited Investment Fiduciary from the University of Pittsburgh, he advised individual clients of all sizes during his time with the organization.
Fellows of the Institute
Dan Doyle is an experienced financial professional with decades of experience in corporate entities and professional practices. He is an expert in financial reporting and accounting practices, and currently is focused on corporate reporting on sustainability and responsibility thematics.
Daniel Draz, M.S., CFE is the Principal of Fraud Solutions, an international fraud consulting firm. He has 28 years of successful enterprise fraud risk management, training, audit, regulatory, legal and compliance experience, exclusively in the private sector.
Nicola Facciorusso is an experienced investment banker in the EU who is Managing Director, Equity Corporate Finance, of ACON Actienbank AG (Munich, Germany). Nicola is a resource to the G&A Institute team in Europe and the Middle East region.
Peter C. Fusaro is a best selling author, keynote speaker and thought leader on emerging energy and environmental financial markets. Peter is Chairman of Global Change Associates, a financial services advisory in New York City, and is the best-selling author of "What Went Wrong at Enron," as well as 15 other books on energy and the environmental financial markets.
Barbara Brooks Kimmel is the CEO and Cofounder of Trust Across America-Trust Around the World whose mission is to help organizations build trust. Barbara also runs the world's largest global Trust Alliance and is the editor of the award winning TRUST INC. book series. In 2008 Barbara co-developed the FACTS® Framework, a holistic unbiased barometer of corporate integrity in public companies, identifying those whose leadership is going beyond doing what is legal to choosing what is right in meeting all stakeholder needs. She is also a Managing Member at FACTS® Asset Management, a NJ registered investment advisor.
Mike Krzus is an internationally recognized expert on integrated reporting and the co-author, with Robert G. Eccles, Professor of Management Practice at the Harvard Business School, of the first book on integrated reporting, “One Report: Integrated Reporting for a Sustainable Strategy.”
Dr. Wanda Lopuch is Chairwoman of the Board of the Global Sourcing Council, a non-profit organization focused on sustainable, socially responsible sourcing practices. Dr. Lopuch has a unique combination of entrepreneurial drive, global mindset, multi-language executive skills and corporate responsibility expertise. As global entrepreneur, she has practice responsible and sustainable business before these terms became fashionable; for Wanda and her team, it was simply “good business.”
Linda M. Lowson, Esq. is a leading internationally recognized expert on global financial and ESG regulation. She is CEO and Chief Counsel of the Global ESG Regulatory Academy™ and CSR Insight™ LLC. After founding CSR Insight™ in 2007, she implemented and funded a five-year US$5.5 million Global ESG Regulatory Research Program to establish the content foundation for the Global ESG Regulatory Academy™.
Kelth V. Mabee is a nationally-recognized leader in corporate communications and investor relations practice with years of corporate and consulting experience. He is currently with Falls Communications as Group President – Corporate Communications & Investor Relations , and was formerly Vice Chairman of Dix & Eaton, one of the largest employee-owned PR and IR firms in the USA
Dr. Maung Kyaw Min is an experienced management executive with over 25 years of track record of leading functions and initiatives in the areas of Sustainability, EHS, IM, Manufacturing, and Quality Systems (including Operations Excellence / Continuous Improvement). He has led initiatives in the Americas, Europe and Asia. Dr. Min has held roles in Italy as well as in Puerto Rico and is passionate working in a global and multi-cultural setting.
An organizational architect and creator of the globally renowned Shareholder Value Assurance (SVA) methodology, Mark W. Sickles has provided the global business community with a governance breakthrough by integrating governance with strategy, risk, culture and social responsibility. He is rapidly becoming one of the most influential people in the world on the critical topic of strategic governance.
Dr. Singh is an Associate Professor of International Business at the Boeing Institute of International Business at Saint Louis University. Dr. Singh holds a Scholar member position at the Center for Sustainability Saint Louis University and teaches courses in Business Sustainability, Global CSR and Sustainability Reporting. Dr. Singh is also the Founder and Consultant at IntegTree LLC, an ethics, compliance and sustainability consulting company.
CSR , R&R Experience: Liasing and Exploring the PSUs/Corporates, Ministries Central.state , Business Development for Fund Raising, Socio Economic Survey of the identified area, Conducting and preparation of quality report, Preparation of DPR (for PSUs, PSBs (for FI) and Corporates for CSR & R&R Projects). Training for Company Bill, Advisory, consultancy for CSR & Sustainability.
Pam Styles is a senior Investor Relations and Corporate Communications practitioner with 25 years of corporate experience and a background in finance and strategy. In addition to traditional IR/CC consulting, she actively consults and writes on the rapidly evolving field of ESG/Sustainability, as applicable to Investor Relations.
Lou Thompson is a recognized expert on corporate governance and disclosure, investor relations and corporate strategic communication.
Michael is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of my4 and is considered an impact capital markets early innovator. Michael previously founded Mission Markets.
Stephen Viederman's commitment is to sustainability, working to leave options open for our children and grandchildren. Presently he writes and speaks on sustainable investing (future-oriented, risk-adjusted and opportunity-directed), increasing institutional investors
Deborah is founder and Principal at BrinkPoint Consulting, LLC, a consulting and research firm providing services and written materials in the areas of governance reform, board development and leadership development. Deborah has been conducting comprehensive research in these areas for more than 20 years and has written extensively for a variety of publications.