Shannon Rohan is a responsible investment professional with a focus on helping institutional investors devise and implement responsible investment policies and practices.
Her principle area of expertise is devising shareholder engagement approaches for mission-driven investors. She has worked with the Shareholder Association for Research and Education (SHARE) since 2006 and currently holds the position of Director of Responsible Investment. Shannon has a Masters of Arts degree in International Affairs from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Simon Fraser University. She brings over ten years of experience working in the area of responsible investment and corporate responsibility in Canada and internationally.
Prior to joining SHARE, Shannon worked with the Johannesburg-based African Institute of Corporate Citizenship where she conducted research on responsible investment in Africa and helped to establish the Centre for Sustainability Investing. Shannon has conducted training with the International Finance Corporation and sat on the African Task Force of the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative.