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Glass, Lewis & Co. Opens Global Corporate Governance Solutions Center in KC

by Angela Orr | Aug 03, 2018

Congratulations to our partners in Kansas City, Missouri, on the announcement that Glass, Lewis & Co., a San Francisco-based leading independent provider of global governance services, will open a new worldwide corporate research solutions center. The company will create more than 50 jobs in more than 10,000-sq.-ft. in Crown Center at 2323 Grand Boulevard. Special thanks to Evan Warwick, SVP, Colliers International, the lead consultant for the client company over the past 16 months.

The operation will house finance, accounting and legal professionals focused on providing corporate governance solutions that deliver transparency and efficiency to investment, operations and compliance teams as customers of Glass, Lewis & Co. Core operations will include proxy research, client services, accounting & finance.

Glass, Lewis & Co. currently has offices on the East Coast, West Coast, Europe and Australia. The KC operation will reduce the company’s existing footprint, replacing it with a lower cost Midwest option. Glass, Lewis & Co. selected the KC region over Dallas.

The Kansas City Area Development Council was proud to partner with the following organizations in attracting Glass, Lewis & Co. to the KC region:

  • Colliers International
  • Missouri Partnership
  • State of Missouri
  • Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, Mo.
  • City of Kansas City, Mo.
  • Metropolitan Community College
  • Cushman & Wakefield
  • KCP&L
  • Spire, Inc.
  • Crown Center Redevelopment Corporation
  • Aerotek
  • TeamKC: Life+Talent
About Glass, Lewis & Co.
Glass, Lewis & Co. was founded in 2003 by a group of finance, accounting and legal professionals. They provide high-quality, unbiased Proxy Paper research to more than 1,200 investors globally. The Proxy Paper research is an industry-leading Viewpoint proxy vote management solution and innovative Meetyl direct-engagement platform to help drive value across all their governance activities. For more information about Glass, Lewis & Co., visit http://www.glasslewis.com/.

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