Watch webinar on Sustainable Finance Management

To celebrate the launch of the special issue on Sustainable Financial Management by the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Hannah Jacobsen from Summa Private Equity joined a stellar line-up of speakers in a webinar about how to raise the bar in sustainable finance.

Speakers included:

  • Hannah Saltman, Manager, Governance, Ceres
  • Brian Tomlinson, Research Director, Strategic Investor Initiative, CECP
  • Hannah Jacobsen, Director, Summa Equity
  • Chris Pinney, CEO, High Meadows Institute
  • Sakis Kotsantonis, Managing Partner, KKS Advisors
  • Tony Davis, CEO, Inherent Group
  • Tania Bizoumi, Sustainable Finance, Athens Exchange Group

In Part 1 of the webinar, you will learn:

  • How board oversight can drive climate and sustainability performance
  • The economic significance of companies presenting their long-term plans
  • How a private equity firm is using ESG to create more value with less risk: Focus on Summa Equity

Watch Part 1 of the webinar here:

In Part 2, you will learn:

  • The state of play on sustainability in the capital markets
  • Four things no one will tell you about ESG data
  • How ESG can be used as a value creation tool for active investors: Focus on Inherent Group
  • ESG innovation in stock exchanges: Focus on Athens Exchange Group

Watch Part 2 of the webinar here:

To read the full article, published in the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance (2019), Volume 31, Number 2, pp. 34-41. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1111/jacf.12344 or download the pdf here.