Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 67.01
Liaison Connie Norton
Submission Date Oct. 29, 2014
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Simon Fraser University
PA-13: Committee on Investor Responsibility

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 John Pierce
Assistant Treasurer
Financial Services Dept.
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Does the institution have a formally established and active committee on investor responsibility (CIR) or similar body that has multi-stakeholder representation (i.e. includes faculty, staff, and students) and otherwise meets the criteria for this credit?:

The charter or mission statement of the CIR or other body which reflects social and environmental concerns or a brief description of how the CIR is tasked to address social and environmental concerns:

The Responsible Investment Committee is a standing committee of the Board of Governors with the following responsibilities:
• Investigate responsible investment concerns;
• Approve UNPRI reporting annually;
• Review Responsible Investment Policy (B10.16) and approve changes when required;
• Review and make recommendations related to responsible investment proposals;
• Address other matters as appropriate.

Members of the CIR, including affiliations and role (e.g. student, faculty, alumni):

The Responsible Investment Committee's membership is outlined below:
Membership (9 voting members)
• Chancellor (ex officio - voting)
• President (ex officio – voting)
• Chair of the Board (ex-officio – voting)
• Chair of the Investment Advisory Committee
• One student member of the Board
• One OIC member of the Board
• One faculty member of the Board
• The staff member of the Board
• One member of the Alumni Association Board of Directors
Five voting members of the Committee constitute a quorum.

Examples of CIR actions during the previous three years:

The SFU Responsible Investment Committee has recently been approved by the Board of Governors and does not have specific actions taken during the last three years.

The website URL where information about the CIR is available:

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