Deborah Leipziger is an author, lecturer, and advisor in the field of corporate responsibility (CR). She advises companies, governments, and UN agencies on CR and sustainability issues. She is the author of several books, including The Corporate Responsibility Code Book. Deborah is a senior fellow at the Lewis Institute at Babson College and an adjunct faculty member at the Simmons School of Management. She serves as a member of several boards, including the Global Responsible Investment Advisory and Oversight Committee of Aviva plc. She has a master's degree in public policy from Columbia University and a bachelor's degree from Manhattanville College in economics and international studies.