Sustainable and Responsible Investment

IIEA28th April 20162min
The Leadership Breakfast Briefing seminar will explore the role that finance can play in tackling the challenges of climate change and environmental sustainability. 

Sustainable and Responsible Investment

About the Speech:

The Leadership Breakfast Briefing seminar will explore the role that finance can play in tackling the challenges of climate change and environmental sustainability.

There is now a significant opportunity for Ireland in terms of increasing environmental funds under management – serviced or deployed into Irish enterprise activities – which today stands at €40 billion with potential for exponential growth.

Panel members at the seminar will discuss how best to realise the growth opportunity of sustainable and responsible investment.

  About the Speaker:   Will Oulton, Global Head of Responsible Investment First State Investments (€130 billion assets under management);   Sandra Rockett, Director International Business Irish Life Investment Managers (€37 billion assets under management);   Flavia Micilotta, CEO EuroSIF (Europe’s largest sustainable & responsible investment platform with members managing a combined €8 trillion in assets);    Daniel Brooksbank, Editor-in-Chief Responsible Investor (world’s largest publication in this space).

Please note that this event will take place in the Royal College of Physicians, No. 6, Kildare Street click here for directions

A Sustainability Skillnet event, this event is supported by KPMG, Sustainable Nation Ireland, CDP and the IIEA.