Reputation Institute


Reputation Institute is the world’s leading reputation-based advisory firm, founded by Dr. Charles Fombrun and Dr. Cees van Riel in 1997. We enable many of the world’s leading companies to make more confident business decisions that build and protect reputation capital and drive competitive advantage. 

Our most prominent management tool is the RepTrak® model for analyzing the reputations of companies and institutions – best known via the Forbes-published Global RepTrak® 100, the world’s largest study of corporate reputations. Businesses and executives regularly discover best practices in reputation management by affiliating with our Knowledge Center and participating in its learning programs and networking events.  Reputation Institute has offices and associates in 30 countries around the world.


Reputation Institute and Global Alliance have partnered to give Global Alliance members a special discounted rate on our learning programs that bring together a global network of prominent thought leaders and unparalleled faculty who can instruct professionals on the vital components necessary to develop a successful reputation management approach. We offer both structured learning and customized learning options.