William Burckart
The Investment Integration Project (TIIP)

William Burckart is TIIP’s President and COO. He has been at the forefront of ESG and impact investing, having worked as an advisor to investment management firms, private foundations, non-profits, government and major financial services industry bodies, helping to integrate impact and investment goals through the development and implementation of ESG and impact investment strategies across a range of regions and sectors.

He has also contributed to the field through groundbreaking research, including leading a multiyear field building effort focused on the financial services industry in collaboration with the Money Management Institute; managing the production of (and is a contributing author to) the New Frontiers of Philanthropy: A Guide to the New Tools and Actors that Are Reshaping Global Philanthropy and Social Investing (Oxford University Press: 2014), and was involved in the writing of the Status of the Social impact investing Market: A Primer (UK Cabinet Office: 2013) that was distributed to policymakers at the inaugural G8-level forum on impact investing.

Mr. Burckart is a visiting scholar of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, serves on the Global Advisory Council of Cornerstone Capital Group, and is a founder or co-founder of two impact investment advisory firms (Burckart Consulting and Impact Economy LLC). Contact him at


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