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Convene Conference Center
Convene Conference Center, 730 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10017, USA

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Event Date Tue Mar 5 EST - Wed Mar 6 EST (over 2 years ago)
Location Convene Conference Center
730 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10017, USA
Region Americas
Details

Find out why leading global investors are putting increasing pressure on US managers to adopt stricter environmental, social and governance (ESG) principles as they consider investing in private equity and other alternative asset classes.

Building on the success of the longest-running ESG event in Europe, the Responsible Investment Forum comes to New York for its third year to bring together the most sophisticated LPs, GPs and associations to discuss why, when, and how your firm should be implementing an effective ESG strategy.

ESG issues are at the heart of all PEI’s editorial coverage, with our reporters consistently following and scrutinizing the ways in which managers in the US are adopting responsible investment practices and what LPs are looking for. PEI, partnering with the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), continues to prove itself as a thought-leader in this area, and is at the forefront of covering the growth of ESG in North American private equity.

Speakers

2019 Speakers

John Adler
Chief Pension Advisor, NYC Mayor's Office of Pension & Investments

Dr. Philipp Aeby
Chief Executive Officer, Reprisk

Francesco Ambrogetti
Partnerships Development Specialist, United Nations Capital Development Fund

Cate Ambrose
President and Executive Director, LAVCA

Will Baine
Senior Associate, The Jordan Company

Barbara Brown
Senior Partner, ERM

Michael T. Cappucci
Senior Vice President for Compliance and Sustainable Investing, Harvard Management Company

Jeff Cohen, CAIA
Institutional Product Strategist, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board

Chris Cozzone
Principal, Bain Capital Double Impact

Rick Davis
Partner and Chief Operating Officer, Pegasus Capital Advisors

Colin Etnire
ESG Analyst, The Carlyle Group

Chris Fowle
Head of Americas, Principles for Responsible Investment

Tracy Harris
Partner and Head of ESG, StepStone Group

Kara Helander
Managing Director, Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, The Carlyle Group

David Helgerson
Managing Director, Hamilton Lane

Adam Heltzer
Head of ESG and Sustainability, Partners Group

Brett Hickey
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Star Mountain Capital

John Hodges
Managing Director, Infrastructure and Finance, BSR

Dan Jacobs
Principal, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice

Anadi Jauhari, CAIA
Senior Managing Director, Emerging Energy & Environment Investment Group LLC

Alan Kao
Global Service Line Leader - Compliance, Strategy & Transaction Services, Ramboll

Georgette Kiser
Managing Director and Chief Information Officer, The Carlyle Group

Steve Klinsky
Founder and CEO, New Mountain Capital

Jay Koh
Founder and Managing Director, The Lightsmith Group

Emily S. Kreps
Head of Investor Initiatives, CDP North America

Alison Larkins
Director of Environmental Social Governance, TPG

Beth Lowery
Managing Director for Sustainability and ESG, TPG

Andrew Malk
Managing Partner, Malk Partners

Laura Manley
Director, Technology and Public Purpose Project, Harvard Kennedy School Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs

Isobel Markham
Senior Editor, Private Equity Group, Americas, Private Equity International

Emily Mendell
Head of Marketing and Communications, Institutional Limited Partners Association

Ryan Miller
Principal, Malk Partners

Dan A. Mistler
M&A Solutions, ESG Specialist, Bridge House Advisors

Aditi Mohapatra
Director, Women’s Empowerment, BSR

Mike Muldoon
Associate Director, Innovative Finance, The Rockefeller Foundation

Don Reed
Executive Director, Anthesis Group

Jackie Roberts
Chief Sustainability Officer, The Carlyle Group

Steve Rochlin
Chief Executive Officer, IMPACT ROI

Abrielle Rosenthal
Managing Director, Chief Compliance Officer & Chief Human Resources Officer, Towerbrook Capital Partners LP

David Russell
Head of Responsible Investment, USS Investment Management Ltd

Sheryl Schwartz
Managing Director, Flexstone Partners

Elizabeth Seeger
Director, Sustainable Investing, KKR

Andrew Siwo
Investment Director, Colonial Consulting, LLC

Anders Strömblad
Head of Alternative Investments, Second Swedish National Pension Fund (AP2)

Kurt Summers
Treasurer, City of Chicago

Marianne Voss
Supply Chain Compliance Lead, Malk Partners

Julia Wittlin CFA, CAIA, FRM
Managing Director, BlackRock Private Equity Partners

Tyler J. Wolfram
Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Oak Hill Capital Partners

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors

CO-HOST:
• PRI

FOUNDING ESG ADVISORY SPONSOR:
• Malk Partners

LEAD SPONSOR:
• RAMBOLL

SPONSORS:
• Anthesis
• BRIDGE HOUSE ADVISORS
• ERM
• KKR
• RepRisk
• TPG
• CDP
• CVCA
• ilpa
• LAVCA
• PEWIN