Richard Crespin is the President of SharedXpertise and the Executive Director of the Corporate Responsibility Officers Association (CROA). The CROA is the membership society for corporate responsibility professionals, service providers, policy makers, and influencers in the areas of corporate governance, sustainability, and citizenship. The Association works to advance the profession of corporate responsibility by fostering a community of practice though advocacy, programs, events, publications, and professional development for its members. SharedXpertise publishes CR Magazine, manages the Corporate Responsibility Officers Association, and hosts the Commit!Forum.
In addition to serving as President of SharedXpertise and Executive Director of the CROA, Mr. Crespin has worked with some of the largest finance and logistics enterprises in the world, including the world’s largest supply chain organization, the US Transportation Command, and in the back-offices of several large multinational banks. Before coming to SharedXpertise, he founded The Delve Group, Inc, a premier marketing and branding firm. He also worked for American Management Systems where he headed the company’s Defense Strategy Consulting Practice.
Mr. Crespin is an alumnus of both the George Washington University and the Harvard Business School. He currently serves as Immediate Past President of the George Washington Alumni Association, with responsibility for the University’s nearly 220,000 living alumni around the world. He is a sought after speaker on business ethics, employee engagement, and corporate transparency. You can learn more about SharedXpertise at www.sharedxpertise.com and the CROA at www.croassociation.org.