Corporate Values Strategy Group, Business and Society Program

The Aspen Corporate Values Strategy Group (CVSG) is a unique business-labour-investor coalition dedicated to ensuring the long-term health of society through business practice and policy that create and reward long-term value. Their focus is on ensuring corporate/investment practice better supports long-term health of society.

Convening dialogues that bring business leaders, corporate governance leaders, etc. together to agree and develop a set of Principles to offer guidelines for long-term value creation for both operating companies and institutional investors.  Currently they are developing  the “Financial Leaders Fellowship” (group of 100+ leaders across global capital markets).

The Aspen Principles are:

  1. Define metrics of long term value creation

  2. Focus corporate-investor communication around long term metrics

  3. Align company and investor compensation policies with long term metrics

Read more on The Aspen Institute website.