Deloitte & Touche LLP
Kristen Sullivan leads Deloitte’s Sustainability Reporting, Assurance and Compliance services, working with clients to help address their sustainability disclosure needs. She brings extensive experience in sustainability reporting and assurance, focused on social impact. Sullivan leads Deloitte’s efforts around Social Impact Investing, specifically focused on Deloitte’s services in support of the Global Impact Investing Rating System (GIIRS). She also leads Deloitte’s Conflict Minerals Advisory and Assurance Services. She brings specialized insights to this regulatory reporting requirement from her previous area of focus on Regulatory & Public Policy Matters for Deloitte, recognizing the broader policy as well as the compliance implications of this issue from a corporate brand and reputation standpoint. Sullivan serves as a member of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) North America Advisory Council, the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Assurance Advisory Council, the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) Working Group, and the Global Initiative for Sustainability Ratings (GISR) Technical Review Committee, and serves as a member of the AICPA Conflict Minerals and Sustainability Task Forces. She also serves on the Capital Markets Partnership Committee on Green Bond Underwriting Standards. She is a CPA and began her career with Deloitte in the Audit and Advisory services practice. She has also served in Deloitte’s National Office in several different capacities. In her role working with the deputy CEO of Deloitte LLP focusing on regulatory and public policy matters, Sullivan co-authored an article published in the International Journal of Disclosure and Governance, How and why an independent audit matters. Sullivan serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of Eureka College. She is also a member of the Global Social Venture Competition Advisory Board of the UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business.