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Case Studies in Impact Investing: How to Think Like an Investor
This Impact Speaker Series event is co-sponsored with the Haas Impact Investing Network (HIIN), and will highlight a variety of approaches to impact investing. Guest speakers will represent impact investors striving to balance both financial and social returns, foundations making program related investments and emerging market investors. Guests will immerse themselves in an interactive session and put themselves in the investors' shoes by reviewing real case studies.
Date: Thursday, January 30, 2013
Time: 7:00-8:30 pm
Location: Wells Fargo Room, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
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Light food and beverages will be served.
Guest speakers will be joining us from the following companies:
New Island Capital Management, Inc. is a San Francisco-based investment advisor. New Island’s mandate and resources place it among a handful of institutional-scale, 100% mission-focused investment advisors.
Unitus was started with the strategy of leveraging business principles and market mechanisms in order to have a long-term, sustainable and widespread impact on reducing global poverty.
David and Lucile Packard Foundation’s approach to business and community participation guides the Packard Foundation’s philanthropy: They invest in leaders and institutions, collaborate with them to identify the most effective solutions, and give them freedom and support to best reach their goals.
Morgan Stanley's Global Sustainable Finance (GSF) group drives Morgan Stanley’s sustainability strategy. GSF supports investors and clients in the development of long-term sustainable business models and investment products capable of achieving financial, social and environmental returns.
Omidyar Network is a philanthropic investment firm. Omidiyar creates opportunity for people to improve their lives by investing in market-based efforts that catalyze economics and social change.
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