Geoffrey Mazullo is Principal of Emerging Markets ESG (www.emergingmarketsesg.net) and Adjunct Professor of the School of American Law (SAL) in Gdansk and in Wroclaw, Poland. He is a Member of the International Advisory Council of TBLI Conferences and Chair of the Baltic Market Awards Committee, an initiative of the Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius NASDAQ OMX Stock Exchanges to promote excellence in investor relations. From 2001-2009 he directed the PFS Program (www.pfsprogram.org), a regional financial sector development project co-financed by USAID and East-West Management Institute. Previously he worked as a corporate governance analyst with IRRC and ISS. Since the mid-1990s he has been directly involved in a number of corporate governance initiatives across CEE. Since 2001 he has increasingly focused on ESG reporting by listed companies in emerging markets, postulating that rigorous analysis and detailed reporting on ESG indicators bring internal benefits to the company and external benefits to its shareholders and stakeholders.