We know how to innovate around predictable constraints. What we don’t know how to do is invest when we have no idea how scarce, how cheap, or expensive it’s going to be.
As the Senior Vice President of Advisory Services at BSR, Eric Olson leads the team to deliver successful sustainability strategies that boost the bottom line for companies while benefiting the world. He draws from his more than 20 years in the consulting field, from working with the Natural Step to accelerating sustainability through strategic counsel on a broad range of corporate responsibility matters to serving as vice president at the Boston Consulting Group. In addition to advising the CEOs and senior teams of several global companies, Olson directs BSR’s work on the Future of Energy, as well as the Center for Sustainable Procurement.
Olson was a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University, where he earned an M.S. in Russian and East European Studies. He also holds a B.A. in Chemistry from Macalester College.