Thomas Yagel is a Director on the BlueMark Governing Board. Thomas is the Chief Operating and Product Officer for S&P Global Sustainable 1. In this role, he is responsible for setting strategy and leading key initiatives across Sustainability Product, Research, Data and Services. Prior to taking the position with Sustainable 1 in 2021, Thomas led the Corporates business with in Market Intelligence for the prior six years.
Thomas has an extensive background in both finance and technology. He joined S&P Global in 2007. In addition to his time in the financial information services industry, Thomas spent the first decade of his career in software product development and consulting primarily for global telecommunication firm Alcatel, but also in a handful of startup business.
Thomas holds an M.B.A. with honors in finance and accounting from New York University Stern School of Business and a B.S. in physics from the University of Virginia.