Joining Forces for ImpactInvesting and ESG at TBLI CONFERENCE USA 2014.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Amsterdam, 19 June 2014 TBLI CONFERENCETM, dedicated to building a community of ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) and impact investors, held its second USA conference on 29 and 30 May in New York. The event, hosted by Credit Suisse, succeeded in bringing together a diverse, international crowd of asset owners and managers, service providers and social entrepreneurs, covering all current aspects in the impact investing space. Speakers and attendees encouraged a lively, inspirational discussion and connected the dots between their businesses.
Traditionally Robert Rubinstein, CEO of TBLI GROUPTM, opened the conference with Dr. Phillip Vasan, Head of Private Banking for the Americas of Credit Suisse. “We are privileged to be able to host TBLI CONFERENCE this year. It fits with things that we care about as an institution across ESG and Impact Investing.” says Vasan. “The key is to extrapolate and identify trends that are actionable and that is very hard. The ESG and Impact Investing field is very broad. We are looking at it across from sustainable food production, sustainable sourcing, global health and fuel free energy. You are connecting the dots.”
Source: Press Release