Lisa Hall, former president and CEO of Calvert, is now a Co-Managing Director of Impact Investing with Anthos Asset Management. At both firms, she has developed ways to invest in women, empower female investors, and move the conversation from charity to social investing.
In this episode, Ryan Honeyman interviews Birju Pandya, a thought leader on the nexus of money, social good and inner transformation.
As co-founder and CEO of Flat World Partners, Anna-Marie Wascher combines the philanthropic spirit of nonprofits, the sustainable business development models of microfinance, and her experience working as an investment consultant to shift the world of investing to focus on meaningful and profitable impact.
In this episode of Next Economy Now, Ryan Honeyman, a partner at LIFT Economy, interviews Kristin Hull, partner & portfolio manager at Green Alpha Advisors and president & co-founder at Nia Global Solutions.
Women CEOs of Eileen Fisher and Green Mountain Power share their stories of leadership in the workplace and discuss how inclusive business means caring for workers, putting passion back into business practices and challenging the norms of what growth means.
From Colonial Quakers to Silicon Valley billionaires, impact investing has put dollars to use to bring about change via funding social enterprise. Today, investors are doing so in smarter ways than ever.
As “impact investing” becomes a buzzword and big-name investment firms step in to support social entrepreneurs, the annual SOCAP conference serves as a microcosm of the tensions and challenges surrounding social capital — and the debate about who deserves a seat at the table.
After her own tech-industry successes, Ela Madej co-founded Fifty Years with Seth Bannon to provide startup funding to high-impact, solutions-oriented entrepreneurs. The investors say they believe it is the best way to solve some of the world’s biggest problems. Here’s why.
Seemingly innocent and now ubiquitous, smartphones leave a trail of armed rebels and abused factory workers in their creation. Fairphone is finding a better way by creating a new supply chain to create conflict-free smartphones.