Senior Researcher, ESG Center
The Conference Board
Robert Schwarz is a Senior Researcher for the ESG Center’s Corporate Citizenship and Philanthropy Institute. His work focuses on developing and disseminating fact based, non-partisan content on how businesses both strengthen their viability and promote the welfare of society through corporate contributions, employee volunteering, community engagement, and other endeavors.
Robert’s professional career path includes public and private sector work in audit, business analysis, ESG, and responsible investing roles wherein he employed a systems perspective to design and implement ROI positive operations, strategy, and investing solutions guided by the principles and practices of sustainability.
Robert holds a BA and an MBA from Stony Brook University as well as an MS in Sustainability Management from Columbia University.