Expertise: Sustainability Finance and Reporting, Corporate Governance and Supply Chain Management
Eric Israel is an internationally recognized auditing and sustainability professional, with global experience in sustainability finance and reporting, corporate governance and supply chain management. With over 30 years of "Big 4" consultancy experience, he successfully dealt with the unique challenges facing many multinational companies and investors on how to understand and integrate sustainability issues. He was the founding partner of KPMG Global Sustainability Services, and in this role advised many thought leadership organizations on extra financial measurement and reporting topics. As the former leader of Global Reporting Initiative in New York City, he was engaged in several emerging global legislation and capital market initiatives such as the World Federation of Exchanges Sustainability Working Group. With Dutch roots Eric has a unique cultural balance that contributed to strengthening the impact of several global sustainability and supply chain programs. Eric is currently a Teaching and Advisory Fellow at Boston College Center of Corporate Citizenship and an adviser to the Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings.