Vice President, Responsible Investment Research | Engagement Specialist
Shin Furuya is the lead research analyst responsible for the application of the Funds’ social and environmental standards to global equities. Mr. Furuya was previously a research analyst from 2004 to 2006 for the Investor Responsibility Research Center (now a division of Institutional Shareholder Services), where he was a lead researcher for custom Japanese SRI projects. From 1999 to 2002, he was the national coordinator for the Economic Relations and Human Rights Program and the Refugee Program at Amnesty International Japan. He also participated in various consultation processes for the United Nations and the World Bank Group. Mr. Furuya is a member of the advisory board of the EIRIS Conflict Risk Network.
Mr. Furuya holds a B.A. in political science and international studies from the University of Oregon, an M.A. in international relations, and a certificate of advanced studies in environmental dispute resolution from the Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs, Syracuse University.