Dr. Kevin Franklin has a PhD in Business Studies from Warwick Business School with a focus on collaborative decision-making, stakeholder engagement and sustainability performance management. He has a strong practical background embedding sustainability performance management systems, assurance programmes and reporting processes in corporate and operational functions of multi-national businesses. Kevin has 10+ years experience advising companies on non-financial risks and corporate responsibility issues in developed and developing country contexts. This includes extensive work on energy and climate change, carbon strategies and accounting, biodiversity and related environmental issues. He is an experienced auditor in both ISO 14001, ISO 14064 and SA 8000 standards and has authored numerous reports for high-level international fora.