Jim Coburn is senior manager of Ceres' Capital Markets Systems program. He directs efforts to improve mandatory climate and environmental risk disclosure by corporations. He leads regular engagements with the SEC and securities regulators outside the U.S. He also directs Ceres’ involvement in the Climate Disclosure Standards Board, a global collaboration of accounting firms, NGOs, and corporations developing standards for disclosure in securities filings.
Jim has worked with investor groups in the UK and Australia/New Zealand to develop industry-specific disclosure guidance.
Prior to Ceres, Jim worked for Morgan Stanley. He holds a JD and is a member of the Massachusetts Bar.