Eric Leenson is President of Sol Economics , a firm that builds strong links between socially responsible enterprises throughout North and South America. He has been involved in the fields of socially responsible investing (SRI) and business for more than 30 years, serving as the CEO of Progressive Asset Management, the first full-service brokerage in the United States to specialize in SRI. Leenson currently serves as a strategic advisor to Forum Empresa, based in Santiago, Chile, an organization he cofounded. He is also a member of the International Advisory Board of Brazil’s Instituto Ethos.
BSR (Business for Social Responsibility) is a global nonprofit organization that works with its network of more than 250 member companies and other partners to build a just and sustainable world. From its offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR develops sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration. Visit www.bsr.org for more information about BSR’s 25 years of leadership in sustainability.