Faris Natour leads BSR’s human rights practices, advising companies on human rights strategy, policy development, human rights impact assessments, and other elements of human rights due diligence. He has applied this knowledge for companies in the energy and extractives, information and communications technology, pharmaceuticals, consumer products, and media sectors. Natour joined BSR in 2005 as a Manager in Advisory Services, and focused on sustainability reporting, stakeholder engagement, and human rights. From 2008 to 2010, he led BSR’s research team, which identifies key trends in sustainability and translates them into opportunities for business. Previously, Natour spent four years as a social research analyst and team leader with Calvert Group, where he was responsible for investment analysis of corporate human rights performance.