The S-Factor provides the deepest set of social impact data currently available on the market, and delivers it in a platform that is completely customizable to suit client’s needs.

As subject matter experts and veterans in measuring social impact around the world, we help the SRI/ESG, alternative data market, asset managers, and investors make more informed and impactful investment decisions.

Who we are

Board of Directors

Bonnie Lyn de Bartok
Founder, CEO, Director
Rik Parkhill
Director, Audit Committee
James Maitland Macintosh
Director, Audit Committee

Audit Committee

James Maitland Macintosh
Director, Audit Committee
Rik Parkhill
Director, Audit Committee
Jean Desgagne
Audit Committee, Advisor

Advisors

Sir Mark Moody-Stuart
Advisor
Joyce Greenberg
Advisor
Abraham Drost
Advisor
Jill Mavro
Advisor
Jean Desgagne
Audit Committee, Advisor
Barbara Russell
Advisor
Eric Wetlaufer
Advisor
Jan Skibor-Jaminski
Advisor
Caroline Donally
Advisor
Dale Richards
Advisor
Ken Price
Advisor

Senior Management

Bonnie Lyn de Bartok
Founder, CEO, Director
Doug McNeil
Vice President, Compliance, Strategy and Reporting
Geoffrey Hunter
VP Data & Engineering
Tyler Savery
CTO
Jason Goulden
Advisor Product Development
Corey Goldman
Lead Public Relations & Communications

Team

Craig Leonard
Product Development
Katlin Abrahamson
Policy Analyst
Brodie Caverhill
Account Executive
Sunday Eniojukan
Senior Manager, Quantitative Analytics
Adam Bernards
Copyedit & Communications
Andrew Rygiel
Marketing & Design

Testimonials

"It is the most comprehensive and systematic rating system the sector has ever seen."

Sir Mark Moody-Stuart
Chairman UN Global Compact (SDGs), Ex-Chairman Shell

"They have effectively taken years of in-depth experience and reams of boots-on-the-ground learning to build data sets and market signals to help the broader regulatory and investment industry leaders assess how companies perform in critical areas of social responsibility."

Robert (Bob) Jenkins
Global Head of Research, Thomson Reuters

"Her work on the MSPI Index was an innovation way ahead of its time, that others since have tried to build upon."

Mark Cutifani
CEO Anglo American

Awards

History

2010

Created the World’s First Social Performance Index (MSPI). Evaluating TSX listed Mining and Metals companies. At the time, less than 2% of TSX companies qualified for the index criteria.

2012

Published the World’s First Social Performance Index (2011) with launch sponsorship from Scotiabank and Fasken Martineau LLP.

2014 - 2015

The consulting practice opens an office in Lima, Peru.

2016

Sir Mark Moody-Stuart, (Ex-Chairman Royal Dutch Shell, Chairman United Nations Global Compact, Board Member Saudi Aramco, Hermes Investments, FTSE), endorsed the MSPI as “the most comprehensive, systematic ESG rating system the sector has ever seen.”

2017

Thomson Reuters / Lipper promote the MSPI through the Reuters Financial Risk summit.

2017

S-Factor prototypes mining analytics with clientele and soft launch.

2018

S-Factor files IP in Canada and the US for strategic protection through growth in the sector.

2020

The S Factor Co. launches its COVID-19 Pandemic Dataset, monitoring how companies are responding to the crisis. The pandemic pushes ESG, and more specifically the “S,” or social data to the forefront of market considerations.

2020

The S Factor Co. becomes a member of the Canadian Association of Alternative Strategies & Assets (CAASA).

2009

Established MacCormick Inc. as an expert advisory practice in Social Impact Measurement and Management, advising corporates, governments, financial institutions and NGO clientele.

2011 - 2015

The firm expanded its consulting operations into South America (Argentina, Peru and Colombia), Africa (Burkina, Mali and South Africa) and Europe - completing 35 project across 8 countries.

2013

Published the 2nd Edition of the World’s First Social Performance Index (2012).

2016

The S Factor Co., a subsidiary of MacCormick is launched, automating the MSPI and transforming the company into a data and analytics provider. Taking ESG data 100-layers deeper on social factors.

2017

S-Factor partners with S&P Market Intelligence for financial data and analytics

2017

S-Factor was approved as a member of the Social Stock Exchange, now the Impact Investment Network following the ratification of its impact report, UK.

2018

The S Factor Co. scales data & analytics coverage to total universal public coverage.

2019

The S Factor Co. closes SEED round of funding, further enhances product function and features, begins client trials and grows the data team.

2020

The S-Factor product is approved for its compliance with the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and is authorized to market as SASB qualified product.

2020

S-Factor CEO records her first TED talk on The Social Impact of Math, introducing the S-Factor’s Theory of Change. That is value creation for the performance of the social factors™.

What We Do

The S-Factor provides social impact information, company ratings and rankings, and an index product which measure companies’ financial performance in relation to their social impact.

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