John joined Ernst & Young in July 2017 as Director of Regulatory & Public Policy. Previously, he has been Associate Director and Deputy Head of ESG at FTSE Russell and Global Research Director and COO at GovernanceMetrics International. John has operated in the ESG field for most of the last 25 years in the private and public sectors and has a wealth of global experience assisting international businesses and intergovernmental organisations on corporate governance and ESG issues.
He is a member of the Business Ethics Committee of the International Corporate Governance Network where he has focused most recently on tax transparency and human rights. He was also coordinating author of the NCAPEC/ABAC Report “Economic Empowerment and Inclusion of Women in APEC Economies”.