About Niall O’Shea
Niall has 17 years of experience in Environmental, Social and Governance experience, across all sectors. He has worked for household name insurance and asset management companies, recently as Head of Responsible Investment. Core skills are analysis, influence, project management and highly effective communication. Niall has interacted at board level with hundreds of large companies, persuading and helping invested companies integrate sustainability into how they think, plan and operate. His consultancy Discern Sustainability advising clients on Environmental, Social and Governance factors in three main areas: bespoke research and strategic advisory; financial product design and integration; and thought leadership. Clients include KKR, Aviva Investors and ERM, the world’s largest sustainability consulting firm.
Regulatory and policy change
Skills & Expertise
Company and sector materiality analysis
Stakeholder Engagement and Training
Thematic and macro analysis
Thought leadership and strategy