Aron Cramer is recognized globally as an authority on corporate responsibility by leaders in business and NGOs and by his peers in the field. He advises senior executives at BSR’s 300 member companies and other global businesses and is regularly featured as a speaker at major events and in a range of media outlets. Under his leadership, BSR has doubled its staff and significantly expanded its global presence. Cramer is coauthor of the book Sustainable Excellence: The Future of Business in a Fast-Changing World in which he examines the corporate responsibility strategies that drive business success. He joined BSR in 1995 as the founding director of its Business and Human Rights Program, and in 2002, he opened BSR’s Paris office, where he worked until becoming President and CEO in 2004. Previously, Cramer practiced law in San Francisco and worked as a journalist at ABC News in New York.