Mr. Muyot is an acknowledged leader in Sustainability. He has developed a unique set of tools that helped build and shape the market. He designed the SmartView 360 Platform, which powers sustainability indexes, rankings and research reports; including the NASDAQ CRD Global Sustainability Index (QCRD), the Sustainability Leadership Report, the SeaCrest Global Clean Energy Portfolio and the Southeastern Corporate Sustainability Rankings.
Michael Muyot was the executive producer of the SmartView Roundtable on Sustainable Investing in May 2010 hosted at the NASDAQ MarketSite. Michael brought together global thought leaders to “Crack the Code” of accelerating Sustainable Investing in the United States, culminating with the Global Reporting Initiative’s Vice Chairman of the Board Sean Harrigan ringing the Closing Bell.
At the Wall Street Green Trading Summit, Michael spoke on the topic of “Building Financial Indices, Portfolios & ETFs Using Triple Bottom Line Metrics” as a featured panelist. Michael was also featured panelist and moderator at the 2010 Amsterdam Global Conference on Sustainability & Transparency, and presented as part of the Green Economy Roundtable at the 2010 United Nations Private Sector Forum on the Millennium Development Goals. Michael spoke to the American Bar Association for their Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources on the topic of Sustainable Business Practices and the Triple Bottom Line in the U.S. Market. Michael spoke at the Corporate Reputation Risk & Management event on the topic of “Proactively Strengthening Corporate Brand Value through Sustainability Driven Management and Transparent Disclosure of Sustainability Performance Metrics.”
Michael Muyot has been interviewed as an innovating leader on Sustainability & Investing by Fortune, CFO Magazine, Financial Executive International, IR Magazine, The Economist & Wired magazine. Michael has also been cited in The Green Economy, Green Nurture and regularly contributes to Justmeans – the premier social media platform for sustainability.
Michael was published in an E-Book from Harvard Business School (HBS): The Landscape of Integrated Reporting: Reflections and Next Steps. Mr. Muyot authored the chapter titled, “Sustainable Investing and Integrated Reporting: Driving Systematic Behavioral Change in Public Companies through Global Sustainability Rankings, Indexes, Portfolio Screening and Social Media.”
Michael published this article on the Governance & Accountability Institute from his speaking trip in Sydney, Australia and newly forged business partnerships with two Green-oriented Chinese companies: Navigating True North from the Land Down Under – How Green Leaders & Investors Made Progress in Sydney, Australia
Michael was chosen by Ford Motors to provide his Forward-thinking Perspective for their 2010/11 Sustainability report, http://myfrd.co/m5erKf
Michael is an Advisory Board Member of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Boards’ (SASB), a member of the Global Advisory Council for the Cornerstone Capital Group and a Fellow at the Governance & Accountability Institute.