SERVICES

Implement systems and strategies that mitigate risks now to capitalize on nascent opportunities. Win the future.

STRATEGY

Work With Experts

  • Goal Setting & Metrics

  • Climate Risk Assessment

  • Risk & Opportunities Analysis

  • Materiality Assessment

  • Bench-marking

  • Policy Formulation

  • Stakeholder Engagement

​A clear vision is key to successfully managing business, regulatory, reputational, and supply-chain risks. We strategize using smart tools and global resources to understand the long-term implications of organizational decisions made today. 

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REPORTING

Tell Your Story

  • CDP (Climate, Water, Forests)

  • TCFD

  • Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)

  • SASB

  • Integrated Reporting

  • Disclosures for ratings and rankings

​​​​A one-stop-shop for corporate sustainability reporting, we craft effective communications. By staying on-top of best practices, we'll help you navigate market expectations to your advantage. Optimize resources. Improve stakeholder relations. Shine.

SYSTEMS

Achieve Your Goals

  • Carbon Accounting

  • Process Design & Implementation

  • GHG IMP/EMS/ISO 14001

  • Supply-chain Mapping

  • Strategic IT Implementation

  • Project Management

 

​Looking to operationalize your strategy? Seeking to establish a carbon footprint? Need help managing metrics to gauge performance against targets? Let us guide your systems design and implementation process. 

 

CLIENTS

We work with some of the world's biggest companies in Financial Services, Real Estate, Retail, Pharmaceutical, Water Utilities, Food Processing & Distribution, Marketing & PR industries. ​Our clients are American, Japanese, British, and Swedish.

Whether you’re a multinational, a medium-sized firm, or a start-up, we can help  bring the future into focus.

 

TEAM

A team of exceptional advisors - trained to solve tomorrow's challenges in Earth Institute affiliated Master’s degree programs at Columbia University - we combine our insights, perspective, and subject-matter expertise to help shape how leading companies manage, and communicate long-term strategy.

 

CELINE RUBEN-SALAMA

A business strategist with 18 years of experience focused on long-term value creation through innovation, risk reduction, efficiency, and long-term oriented sustainability planning, and implementation, Celine Ruben-Salama leads our network of consulting advisors. As American Express’ first Director of Sustainability/CSR, Celine was responsible for environmental affairs including strategy setting, implementation, and communications for the enterprise globally. Past advisory clients include Fortune 100 companies, global financial services companies, public sector institutions (NYSERDA, U.S. EPA), non-profit organizations/NGOs (SASB and the UN).

 

Celine teaches two classes in the MS Sustainability Management program at Columbia University: “Corporate Sustainability Reporting & Strategy” and “Consumerism & Sustainability.” To date, over 80 of her articles have appeared in publications such as: Consilience, the Journal of Sustainable Development; Yahoo Green; treehugger.com; Inhabitat.com; Ecogeek.org; and CSR Now!. She holds a Masters of Public Administration with a focus on Environmental Science and Policy (MPA ESP) from Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), an MBA in Marketing, and a BBA in Entrepreneurial Management from the Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College, CUNY, and is a Wallenberg Fellow.

           

DEBASMITA SARKAR

Debasmita is a sustainability professional focused on clean technology, carbon accounting, and energy management. Her experience ranges from technology development at one of the Big Four, to environmental impact assessments, metric measurement and reporting for a publishing house, and a wildlife conservation organization. Debasmita also has extensive program and project management experience through her work for an IoT and energy management firm where she worked very closely with utilities and residential customers. She holds a Master of Science degree in Sustainability Management from Columbia University and a Bachelor's degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Manipal University.

LIZZIE SIBONI

Lizzie is a sustainability professional with expertise helping publicly traded companies with corporate sustainability strategy and reporting, with expertise in the WRI/WBCSD GHG Protocol, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), CDP, and the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD). Expert in leveraging these to help clients navigate increasing stakeholder demands for ESG accountability on platforms such as ISS Environment & Social Quality Scores (ESQS) as well as facilitate sustainability-centered investment by enabling eligibility in indexes such as the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI). She is currently pursuing a Master of Science degree in Sustainability Management from Columbia University and a Bachelor's degree in Economics from Vanderbilt University.

LUCY LU

Lucy is a finance professional that combines economic, social, and environmental impact in corporate strategy. She is also an operations expert with a special interest in corporate sustainability, ESG, and technology. Her specialties include project management, in depth knowledge of the blockchain industry and the  sustainable food industry, and GRI sustainability reporting. She holds a Master of Science degree in Sustainability Management from Columbia University and a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from San Jose State University.

SARAH JANJUA

Sarah recently graduated as Sustainability Management Fellow with the Earth Institute at Columbia University. She is an expert in the built environment and uses her quantitative skills in sustainability research, project management, and business development. She is also a small business owner and has experience founding and establishing a medical transportation business. She holds a Master of Science degree in Sustainability Management from Columbia University and a Bachelor's degree in Geography from Portland State University.

BEATRICE MINANA

Beatice is a communications expert currently pursuing her MS Sustainability Management degree at Columbia University, focusing on sustainability communications and finance. Prior to this program, she was a strategist at a brand consulting firm, where she developed and implemented communication strategies for socially responsible organizations –– including national nonprofits, hospitals, and universities.

 

CONTACT US!

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Any organization can develop with incremental changes, but building for the future today means taking bold chances, and making insightful decisions. With years of experience advising the world's largest companies on climate change, environmental, social, and governance issues, our network of experts has the capabilities and experience to help you take the leap. Be in touch today!

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