About Us

Glass Lewis supports the creation and preservation of long-term shareholder value through best-in-class proxy voting solutions and high quality, independent analysis of governance, finance, accounting, legal and political risks at public companies worldwide.

We are the leading independent governance analysis and proxy voting firm with a global client base of 1,000+ clients that collectively manage more than $20 trillion in assets. Glass Lewis empowers institutional investors to make sound voting decisions at more than 20,000 meetings a year by uncovering and assessing governance, business, legal, political and accounting risks at issuers domiciled in 100 countries.

History
Founded in 2003 by finance, accounting and legal professionals

Employees
300 employees, two-thirds of whom are dedicated to research

Ownership
Glass Lewis is a portfolio company of the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board (“OTPP”) and Alberta Investment Management Corp. (“AIMCo”)

Global Research Advisory Council
Truly global, independent council guides policy, defines core principles and identifies emerging trends

Subsidiaries
CGI Glass Lewis, Washington Analysis, Glass Lewis Europe Ltd

Services
Proxy research and voting solutions; M&A and other financial transaction research; pay-for-performance analysis; accounting research; political risk research; portfolio risk monitoring; client, management and regulatory reporting; class-action settlements; and Share Recall support

Clients
1,000+, including the majority of the world’s largest pension plans, mutual funds and asset managers

Partnerships
Broadridge Financial Solutions, EIRIS, Equilar, IW Financial