Kevin Thomas is the Chief Executive Officer of the Shareholder Association for Research & Education (SHARE), a Canadian leader in responsible investment services. SHARE provides shareholder engagement, proxy voting, research, education and policy advocacy to a growing network of Canadian pension plans and other institutional investors with more than $23 billion in assets under management. Prior to joining SHARE, Kevin advised companies, governments and public institutions on the development and implementation of policies and practices to improve respect for worker rights in global supply chains. From 1998 to 2009 Kevin served as a political advisor and Chief Negotiator for Treaty negotiations, land use, environmental protection and economic benefit agreements for a First Nation in Alberta. He holds an LLM in international business law and an Honours BA in Environment and Resource Management from the University of Toronto.