About Us

Glass, Lewis & Co. is a leading provider of governance services that support engagement among institutional investors and corporations through its research, proxy vote management and technology platforms.

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.

Additionally, our Meetyl  platform has changed the way institutional investors and companies connect with each other. With Meetyl, buy-side portfolio managers, analysts and governance professionals have the first private, secure way to connect directly with corporate management, while companies have an efficient, scalable technology solution for managing these engagements.

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

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; Share Recall support and Meetyl engagement platform.

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