Simon is the director of Sustainability Intelligence Services at Sustainalytics where he provides direction, coordination and expertise in the areas of sustainability market research, best practices and climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies. These services create the foundation upon which corporations can make informed decisions on how to proactively manage environmental and social risks, and implement programs that deliver both shareholder and stakeholder value. Prior to joining Sustainalytics, Simon owned and operated his own business in Japan and more recently, he was the International Marketing Director for a leading international education company in Toronto. Simon holds an MBA from the Schulich School of Business, where he won the two largest and most prestigious sustainability case competitions in North America. Simon also has professional certification from the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute.