Michael Palmieri is Director of Marketing for Fossil Free Indexes. Michael is a marketing, sales and business process consultant. With extensive energy and financial markets news gathering and price dissemination experience at Reuters, Michael focuses on marketing communications and product management for emerging financial technology firms including most recently FinAnalytica Inc., Insightful Corp. (now TIBCO) and Soliton Associates (now SunGard). He writes and edits extensively in the area of financial risk management with recent contributed pieces in Pension & Investments Online and Investment & Pensions Europe. Michael currently heads the editorial and media board for the MRO Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film. Mr. Palmieri holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Geology from Ohio State University.