Eric Fernald is a Director of Issuer Relations at Sustainalytics, where he is responsible for Sustainalytics’ issuer engagement program. He joined Sustainalytics in January 2018. Prior to Sustainalytics, Eric worked for MSCI ESG Research as head of ESG corporate communications. From 1995 to 2009, Eric worked at the pioneer ESG research firm - KLD Research & Analytics - where he was Research Director from 2004-2009. Eric is a graduate of Williams College.