ESG Leader and Director-Engagement, EOS at Federated Hermes
Diana Glassman is Director-Engagement at EOS at Federated Hermes, which engages directors and senior executives on behalf of 50+ institutional investor clients with over $1.6 trillion in assets under advice on strategy, capital allocation and ESG issues that impact long term value. Diana leads oil & gas and co-leads technology sector engagement, and spearheads engagement on diversity equity & inclusion (DEI) in society. She also engages with some of the world’s largest financial services institutions. Diana sits on Federated Hermes Limited’s Inclusion Committee.
Diana brings experience as a senior strategy consultant, public and private company executive and private markets investing to corporate governance. She has extensive experience defining strategy, realigning companies and leading change. Over the course of her career, she has built diverse and inclusive high-performance teams, integrated multi-billion dollar mergers and changed culture. Prior to joining EOS, she was a strategy consultant advising leaders of companies, private equity firms and government entities, primarily in energy and infrastructure. As head of environment for the TD Bank Group’s US operations, she successfully engaged 28,000 employees across 1,300 sites and integrated sustainability into culture to create distinct brand and financial value. Diana’s other previous roles include head of Americas for Credit Suisse’s Environmental Business Group, senior strategy advisor to a private equity firm and director at PwC.
A cross-sector problem solver with a STEM background, Diana’s thought leadership has focused on ESG financial metrics, employee engagement and the water-energy nexus. She holds a Yale BS (Biology), Harvard Kennedy School MPA (International Development) and Harvard Business School MBA.