Cécile Renouard is director of the research program "Business and Development in Emerging Economies" within ESSEC IRENE. She conducts research on corporate social responsibility and social performance of multinational corporations in the South and especially oil companies in Nigeria. She has published various articles and several books on corporate social responsibility and social ethics: La Responsabilité éthique des multinationales, Un Monde possible. Les acteurs privés face à l’injustice, 20 Propositions pour reformer le capitalisme (co-directed with Gael Giraud). Cécile holds a PhD in Political Science from EHESS.