RI Americas 2018


Melissa Beck
Executive Director
Educational Foundation of America
Richard Bennett
President and CEO
Value Edge Advisors
Sarah Bernstein
Pension Consulting Alliance
Marcin Bill
Senior Financial Officer
Marc-Andre Blanchard
Canada's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations
Government of Canada
William Burckart
President and COO
The Investment Integration Project
Tony Campos
ESG product management director
FTSE Russell
Hui Wen Chan
Vice President Corporate Sustainability
Sarah Cleveland
Independent Investment Consultant
Sarah Cleveland Consulting
Francis Condon
Sustainable and Impact Investing Research Analyst, Executive Director
Shaheen Contractor
Bloomberg Intelligence (BI) Analyst
Ariane de Vienne
Head, Americas
Ryan Dodd
Stan Dupré
CEO & Founder
2 Degrees Investing Initiative
Robert Eccles
Visiting Professor of Management Practice
Said Business School, University of Oxford
Steven Feit
Staff Attorney
Center for International Environmental Law
Nalini Feuilloley
Head of Canada
Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Ari Frankel
Assistant Vice President, Sustainability and High Performance Buildings
Alexandria Real Estate Equities
Bruce Freed
Center for Political Accountability
Frank Freitas
Chief Development Officer
Four Twenty Seven
Michael Frerichs
State Treasurer
Dennis Fritsch
Head of Research
Responsible Investor
Michael Garland
Assistant Comptroller for Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment
New York City Comptroller
Kimberly Gladman
Research Director
50/50 Climate Project
Steven Godeke
Godeke Consulting
Campe Goodman
Senior Managing Director, Partner, and Fixed Income Portfolio Manager
Wellington Management
Bowen Gu
Investment Engagement Researcher
Access to Medicine Foundation
Lila Han
Associate Partner
JoAnn Hanson
Church Investment Group
Jon Hixson
VP Government Affairs and Global Citizenship
Yum! Brands
Daniel Ingram
Vice President, Responsible Investment Research
Wilshire Consulting
Robert Jackson
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
Bruce Kahn
portfolio manager
Sustainable Insight Capital Management
Judith Karl
Executive Secretary
UN Capital Development Fund
John Keenan
Corporate Governance Analyst
American Federation of State County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) Pension Plan
Melanie Kenderdine
Energy Futures Initiative
Maureen Kline
Vice President, Public Affairs and Responsibility
Eila Kreivi
Director and Head of the Capital Markets Department
European Investment Bank
Emily Kreps
Head of Investor Initiatives, North America
Matthew Kuchtyak
Analyst, Green bonds and the green securitization market
Moody's Investors Service
Thomas Kuh
Benchmark ESG Consulting LLC
Martin Laguerre
Senior Principal - Power and Renewables Investing
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Carole Laible
Domini Impact Investments
Charlotte Laurent-Ottomane
Executive Director
Thirty Percent Coalition
Maria Lettini
FAIRR Initiative
Laura Levenstein
Chief Risk Officer
Build America Mutual
Josh Levin
Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer
Open Invest
Robert Litterman
Board Member
Joshua Livnat
Professor Emeritus of Accounting Department of Accounting, Stern School of Business
New York University
Conrad MacKerron
Senior Vice President
As You Sow
Richard Mattison
Chief Executive
Trucost, part of S&P Global
0Emilie Mazzacurati
Founder and CEO
Four Twenty Seven
Gianna McCarthy
Director of Corporate Governance
New York State Office of the Comptroller
Bertrand Millot
VP Risk Management
Bhakti Mirchandani
Managing Director
FCLT Global
Tom Mitchell
Managing Director
Cambridge Associates
Julie Moret
Head of ESG
Franklin Templeton Investments
Deborah Ng
Director Strategy & Risk, Head of Responsible Investing
Ontario Teachers pension plan
Marina Niessner
Vice President
AQR Capital Management
Michael Notat
Head of Global Markets
Vigeo Eiris
David Parham
Deputy Director of Research
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
Tejal Patel
Corporate Governance Director
CtW Investment Group
Anna Pot
Responsible Investment Manager, New York Office
Rabbi Joshua Ratner
Director of Advocacy
Curtis Ravenel
Global Head of Sustainable Business and Finance
Bloomberg LP
Heike Reichelt
Head of Investor Relations and New Products
World Bank Treasury
Tracey Rembert
Director, Catholic Responsible Investing
CBIS (Christian Brothers Investment Services)
0Randall Rice
Dep. Director of Communications & Shareholder Engagement
Office of General Treasurer Seth Magaziner
David Richardson
Executive Director, Client Service and Business Development
Impax Asset Management
Beth Richtman
Managing Investment Director, Sustainable Investments
Stephen Rigo
Director, Senior Research Analyst for Financials
ClearBridge Investments
Paul Rissman
Sierra Club Foundation
Kelly Rogers
Deputy Treasurer for Policy & Public Finance
Office of Rhode Island
Shannon Rohan
Director of Responsible Investment Leadership
Shareholder Association for Research and Education
Imogen Rose-Smith
Investment Fellow
University of California Office of the President
Catherine Rowan
Director, Socially Responsible Investments
Trinity Health
Thede Christoph Ruest
Emerging Market Debt
Anthony Rust
Caribbean Private Equity Partners
Matt Ryan
ESG Proposition Manager
David Schilling
Senior Program Director
Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR)
Lenora Suki
Head of Sustainable Finance Product Strategy
Bloomberg LP
Kurt Summers
State Treasurer
City of Chicago
Jerome Tagger
Senior Advisor
World Benchmarking Alliance
Gene Tannuzzo
Senior Portfolio Manager, Deputy Global Head of Fixed Income
Columbia Threadneedle Investments
Gabriel Thoumi
Director of Capital Markets
Climate Advisers
Meggin Thwing Eastman
Head of Impact and Screening Research for MSCI ESG Research
Matthew Ulterino
UNEP FI Property Working Group
Rekha Unnithan
Senior Director
Hugh Wheelan
Managing Editor
Responsible Investor
Lucas White
Portfolio Manager
David Wille
Economic Analyst
Verisk Maplecroft
Joy Williams
Decarbonization Advisory Panel, New York State Common Retirement Fund
Lisa Woll
Carin Zelenko
Director, capital strategies department
International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT)
Richard Zimmerman
Relationship Manager | Director
WE Family Offices | Capital Institute
Laura Zizzo
Founder and CEO
Zizzo Strategy