Aron Cramer

President & CEO

Aron is recognised globally as a pre-eminent authority on just and sustainable business. In addition to leading BSR, which has grown substantially throughout his tenure, Aron advises senior executives at BSR’s 300+ member companies on the full spectrum of environmental, social, and governance issues.

Aron joined BSR in 1995 as the founding director of its Business and Human Rights Program. He opened BSR's Paris office in 2002 and was named President and CEO in 2004. Aron has served on several CEO advisory boards and serves on the Board of the We Mean Business Coalition.

Aron is a frequent public speaker and is widely quoted in top-tier media. He is co-author of the book Sustainable Excellence: The Future of Business in a Fast-Changing World.

Before joining BSR, Aron practiced law in San Francisco and worked as a journalist at ABC News in New York. He holds a BA from Tufts University and a JD from the University of California, Berkeley.