Cliff Griep is a Director at Fossil Free Indexes. Cliff Griep worked for 31 years in various roles of increasing responsibility in Standard and Poor’s Ratings Group. After graduating Columbia Graduate School of Business Cliff joined S&P in an analytic role in their financial institutions group, He became an analytic supervisor and then Head of the Global Financial Institutions and Sovereign Ratings Group. Cliff played a key role in the development of initial criteria and rating methodology on ABS and ABCP, and ran the Structured Finance unit in the early 1990′s. Cliff subsequently held roles of Chief Credit Officer and Chair of S&P’s Analytic Policy Board, Chief Risk Officer, and Risk and Policy Officer, serving on S&P’s Policy Governance Group, and Enterprise Risk Committee.