This quarter Simi is joined by Sarah Kaplan, Professor of Strategic Management and Director, Institute for Gender + the Economy, Rotman School, University of Toronto to discuss the role of academia in powering systemic change around women and girls.
In 2014, Veris Wealth Management began compiling an inventory of investment opportunities with explicit gender lens mandates. Luisamaria Carlile presents the topline findings of the research, which reveal a dramatic increase in assets under management in the last two years.
As the biggest event in the impact investing calendar approaches, we've put together a guide to the events with an explicit focus on investing in women and girls to help you get the most out of an exciting week.
This post was written by Women Effect beta community member Almaz Negash of the Africa Diaspora Network and summarises an event about women entrepreneurs, technology and Africa that was held in June 2016 in the run-up to GES2016 at Stanford.
We've rounded up some powerful perspectives on why investing in women and girls leads to financial and social returns, courtesy of the very smart friends and beta members of the Women Effect community.
Diane Manuel joins Urban Wealth Management after a successful career with Merrill Lynch, the California Endowment, and The J. Paul Getty Museum. She has over 20 years of experience helping individuals and organizations in their efforts to identify, implement, and accomplish their financial goals.