Michael Meehan

Chief Executive Officer, GRI

Michael Meehan is the Chief Executive Officer of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), the global standard-setter in sustainability reporting. GRI promotes the use of sustainability reporting as a way for organizations to become more sustainable and contribute to a sustainable global economy. As a CEO, senior executive, and advisor in the sustainability sector for almost two decades, Michael has built and managed several successful clean-tech businesses, including Carbonetworks (2004–2010) and iVeridis Corporation (2010–2013). Michael has also advised multinationals and governments around the world, including the White House, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC), and the California State Senate regarding sustainability issues.