Dr Christophe George is a Research Associate at the CBR, specialised in CSR and ESG matters
Christophe’s research lies at the intersection between the fields of company law, management, and sustainable finance. His doctoral dissertation, titled “Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility: How to Tackle Environmental Imperatives in Company Law? (Legal and Management Perspectives)”, a more than 850 pages long monograph, focused on the integration of environmental considerations into company law with cross-disciplinary insights, comprising both practical and theoretical considerations.
Christophe holds a PhD in Company Law and Management (Summa Cum Laude) from the University of Lausanne; a Master of Law (First Class Honours), specialised in commercial law, from the University of Cambridge; a Master in Management (Dean’s List), specialised in strategic management, from Harvard University; and a Master in Law and Economics (eq. Summa Cum Laude) from HEC Lausanne. He was invited as a Junior Academic Visitor at the Oxford Commercial Law Centre during Hilary Term 2022 and as a Visiting Fellow at the CBR from April to October 2022, before becoming a Research Associate. His research is supervised by Professor Simon Deakin.