10:45–11:45 a.m.

Investing with Impact: Policies, Stewardship, and Strategies for Making Money and Making a Difference

Katherine Collins, CFA
Head of Sustainable Investing
Putnam Investments

Michelle Edkins
Managing Director and Global Head of BlackRock Investment Stewardship
BlackRock

Mindy S. Lubber
CEO and President
Ceres

Richard Brandweiner, CFA, Moderator
Chief Executive Officer
Pendal Australia

  • Making sustainability the bottom line by creating investor and corporate networks that drive solutions to the world’s biggest challenges while creating a model for profit
  • Supporting responsible long-term stock ownership through engagement focused on enhanced governance and sustainable business practices
  • Strategies for ESG integration by analysts and portfolio managers based on investment research, and the potential for alpha generation and risk mitigation at a portfolio level