Dr. David A. Lubin has more than 25 years of experience successfully founding and managing both public and private technology and business analytics companies. David Lubin currently serves as Co Chairman and Managing Director of Constellation Research and Technology, Inc., a climate data and sustainability research firm. He also served as Founding Director of the Palladium Group, a global leader in business analytics. Previously, Dr. Lubin served as Chairman of the Sustainability Innovators Working Group (SIWG), a research consortium of global corporations who are world leaders in sustainability. Beginning in 1991, he served as Co- Founder, Co-Chairman and Managing Director of Renaissance Worldwide, a pioneer in enterprise performance management and IT services which grew to become a publicly traded company with over 6000 employees around the world. Prior to Renaissance, David was Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of Spectrum Interactive, a pioneering venture launched in 1981 to develop multimedia technology, software, and applications.
Dr. Lubin was a member of the faculties at both Tufts and Harvard University He is a frequent speaker and writer, including: Bridging the Sustainability Gap, MIT Sloan Review, David A. Lubin and Daniel C. Esty, 2014, The Sustainability Imperative, Harvard Business review, 2010, David Lubin and Dan Esty,, and a report entitled Assessing and Unlocking the Value of Emerging Market Sustainability Indices for the IFC/ World Bank (July 2011). He recently completed a United Nations sponsored effort to help companies and investors better assess the business value of sustainability, and has authored a report for the United Nation Global Compact and UNPRI entitled, The Value Driver Model: A Tool for Communicating the Business Value of Sustainability. He is the co-author of two recent reports on climate in collaboration with Thomson Reuters.