So much of what’s going on in the world today is connected to our portfolios—whether that’s COVID-19, racial inequality, or climate change. Lately, we’ve been thinking about how all of these issues share a common theme: injustice.
How can we learn to recognize injustice? As sustainable investors, are we responsible for knowing which companies are exacerbating and even profiting from these injustices? We'd love to know what you think.
Jay Lipman, a co-founder of Ethic, is driven by the need to address climate and environmental risks with the resources to which we each have unique access. He has been ranked among the Forbes 30 Under 30: Social Entrepreneurs. Born in the UK, he now lives in San Francisco. Previously, he managed the capital of ultra-high-net-worth investors in Deutsche Bank's cross-asset capital markets structuring and sales team.