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Charles River Associates

Environmental, Social & Governance Risk

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What the team is known for

Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that offers economic, financial and strategic expertise to major law firms, accounting firms, governments and corporations around the world. The firm specialises in management consulting and economic litigation, and in recent years has established an investigative ESG operation as part of its wider risk, investigations & analytics practice. The firm is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, but is located all over the globe.

Strengths

"I know great people there, they typically do a fair bit of economic analysis."

"They're technically competent in managing ESG-related risk."

Work highlights

The CRA team investigated allegations of racial discrimination and hostile work environment made by the vice-president against the president of a national non-profit organisation. CRA interviewed the staff at the national office as well as each board member to identify issues. The team then worked with the client to negotiate a settlement agreement with the parties and assist in a transition of management leadership positions.

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