STEVE ROCHLIN

Senior Advisor – Social Impact

STEVE ROCHLIN

Senior Advisor – Social Impact

Steve has been at the core of the corporate Social Impact and ESG (environmental, social, and governance) movement for over two decades, helping make it the “overnight sensation” it is today.

Steve is founder and CEO of IMPACT ROI, a strategic management and research firm that helps clients achieve superior financial performance by achieving superior social and environmental performance.

As Senior Advisor, Steve supports clients in aligning their Social Impact/ESG approach with business strategy, KPIs and Public Affairs. He helps clients build high impact strategies that generate tangible outcomes for people, planet and profit.

WHY STEVE BELONGS IN THE ROOM

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He’s unlocked the answer to how social Social Impact and ESG practices create financial and competitive value.

He’s the lead author of the acclaimed Project ROI Research Series, described as a “Godsend” by Forbes. He translates this landmark research into actionable strategies, processes and metrics for clients.

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He’s been a strategic advisor to leading companies across sectors and around the world.

Steve is a trusted advisor for top management teams and other key functions across companies in just about every industry sector under the sun.

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He’s a thought leader who’s been there and done that.

Steve was the head of R&D for the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship, head of Global Advisory Services for AccountAbility and Co-CEO of IO Sustainability. He’s also a Senior Fellow for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and Babson College’s Lewis Institute for Social Innovation.

GOOD TO KNOW

Steve has a Master’s in Public Policy from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and an A.B. from Brown University.

Steve has co-authored two management books on the link between Social Impact and ESG and business strategy.

FUN FACT

Steve volunteers as the Director of a nonprofit theater troupe that donates all proceeds from performances to charity.