Alexander Stopp is an ESG Analyst at SquareWell Partners, who started off his career at the largest strategic partner within the Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS) network, the European advisory firm to institutional investors on ESG issues in the UK. He has critically analysed publicly-listed companies on their ESG practices and disclosures, with a particular focus on board-related issues in Europe and shareholder proposals in the US. He also has experience in the Asian markets, primarily with capital allocation proposals. He developed his analytical and research skills while obtaining his degree from the University of Lincoln. Alex Stopp is an opinion columnist for the CEOWORLD magazine.