Jill Cooper – ESG in private equity diligence and monitoring


Join us for a discussion with Jill Cooper, Director ESG at Orion Resource Partners (USA) LP about how ESG is incorporated into private equity diligence and monitoring. She will share her opinion on key topics of interest and examples of diligence standards often used in the finance arena.


Jill Cooper, MBA, JD

Bio: Ms. Cooper is an environmental attorney with over 30 years of experience working on sustainability and ESG topics. Her experience covers a wide array of industries including mining, energy, water, manufacturing, consumer products, and government. Prior to joining Orion, Ms. Cooper helped Geosyntec Consultants create an ESG team and services. She also served as a Director of Global Environment at an energy company, which included ESG. Throughout her career she has managed teams of ESG and sustainability specialists. She has experience working with directly with executives, investors, financial institutions, and not-for-profits. She holds a BS in Marketing, an MBA from Thunderbird, and an JD in environmental law from the University of Colorado.