Peter Chapman is Senior Advisor at the Shareholder Association for Research and Education. SHARE is a leading provider of proxy voting, shareholder engagement and policy consulting services to Canadian institutional investors and of governance and investment education to pension trustees and other investment decision-makers.
Peter has worked for more than 25 years in the field of responsible investment, including corporate engagement, education, community investment and public policy, and joined the staff of SHARE in 2000. He is a member of the Network for Sustainable Financial Markets and serves on UN PRI committee for small and resource constrained signatories. He formerly served on the boards of the Social Investment Organization, the Grindstone Co-operative Venture Fund and the West Coast Environmental Law Association, and on the Global Reporting Initiative Stakeholder Council.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Simon Fraser University.
Peter was Executive Director at SHARE from its inception in 2000 until 2018.
A simple, cost-effective and portable way to save for retirement is essential for the well-being of people serving in the non-profit sector and to the health of the sector as a whole. As non-profits struggle continually to do more with less, the Common Good Retirement Initiative is a shining example of positive innovation to address the non-profit retirement savings gap.