The Future of Sustainability
Former Vice President of the United States | Chairman of Generation Investment Management
Head of Futures (Research) Unit, and Senior Vice President, Economics & Investment Strategy | GIC
Sustainable investing has been on the rise in recent years, compelled by stronger evidence and greater awareness. It has become increasingly clear that sustainability issues like climate change have a material impact on investment returns. However, the perfect translation of theory to action remains elusive. What are the most compelling investment risks and opportunities in themes like climate change? What roles should the public and private sectors play in driving positive outcomes? How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected the development of ‘Sustainable Finance’? What does the future of mainstream sustainable investing look like?