Specialist Research

Is there a complex issue that is challenging for your organization to understand? Perhaps you are aware of an emerging trend that presents an exciting business opportunity, but need more information to be able to act. At KKS, we provide customized research to help our clients get ahead of the game, including for companies, investors, and NGOs. Our approach combines systems thinking with deep industry expertise, using a data-driven approach and leveraging our network of experts to provide valuable insights. We are always interested in undertaking new and challenging topics to which there are no existing solutions, as this is where we can bring the most value to our clients.



Specialist research for CECP on the economic significance of companies sharing their long-term plans with investors

CECP runs a Strategic Investor Initiative - a CEO-level organization with the belief that business can and should be a force for good. CECP has created a framework and a platform for CEOs to present their companies’ long-term strategic plans. They organize CEO-Investor Forums, where CEOs of S&P 500 companies present their long-term strategic plans to an audience of institutional investors representing in excess of $25trillion in assets under management. 

CECP partnered with KKS Advisors to explore the content of these plans, create an analytical framework for assessing the quality of the information provided, and examine if and how capital market participants respond to them. 

Specialist research on B-Corp certification for Stewart Investors

Stewart Investors sought a research partner to help them understand the global rise of the B Corp movement, and to identify barriers and solutions to more publicly listed companies becoming B Corps or Benefit Corporations.