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, serving institutional investors globally that collectively manage more than $15 trillion in assets. With research focused on the long-term financial impact of investment and proxy vote decisions, we empower institutional investors to make sound decisions by uncovering and assessing governance, business, legal, political and accounting risks at more than 23,000 companies 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
900+, including the majority of the world’s largest pension plans, mutual funds and asset managers

Partnerships
Equilar, IW Financial, Broadridge Financial Solutions