Jon Lukomnik serves as executive director of the IRRC Institute. A columnist for Compliance Week, Mr. Lukomnik previously chaired the executive committee of the Council of Institutional Investors, co-founded and served as a governor of the International Corporate Governance Network and is co-author of the award-winning "The New Capitalists: How Citizen Investors Are Reshaping the Corporate Agenda " (Harvard Business School Press, 2006). The National Association of Corporate Directors has named Mr. Lukomnik one of the 100 most influential people in American corporate governance every year since 2011. He was previously named one of the "100 Most Influential People in Business Ethics" by Ethisphere Magazine. Mr. Lukomnik served as the designated investment advisor for the New York City pension funds in the 1990s. In addition to his responsibilities at the Institute, Mr. Lukomnik is the managing partner of Sinclair Capital L.L.C., a strategic consultancy to the investment management industry, corporations, and institutional investors.