Meagan is Senior Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Analyst on Ariel’s domestic equity research team. In this role, Meagan works on all aspects of the domestic research team’s ESG process including portfolio company engagement, data analysis, research, and other strategic projects.
Prior to joining Ariel, Meagan was the co-founder of Nasdaq’s ESG Advisory practice. During her tenure at Nasdaq, she engaged with corporate issuers on key ESG issues and advised companies on reporting, structure, strategy, and implementation. In this role, she served as a thought leader on a range of ESG issues, including a published paper titled, “Lost in Translation: How to Navigate Top Investor ESG Priorities.”
Earlier in her career, Meagan worked in international development with a focus on mitigating labor and climate risk in global supply chains. Outside of Ariel, she serves on the board of the Olancho Aid Foundation in Juticalpa, Honduras. Meagan earned a BS in finance and international relations from Lehigh University and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.