Report: Private Equity ESG Summit 2016
This publication presents an overview of the intelligence that was shared at Privcap’s Private Equity ESG Summit, which brought together limited partners, general partners, operating experts, investor-relations professionals, and advocates for environmental, social, and governance (ESG) objectives in investing.
It features professionals from:
American Investment Council
Clayton, Dubilier & Rice
CVC Capital Partners
The Carlyle Group
Oak Hill Capital Partners
Intentional Endowments Network
APG Asset Management US Inc.
Connecticut Office of the State Treasurer
North Carolina Retirement Systems
Daniel JacobsPrincipal, CD&R
Bronwyn BaileyVice President Research and Investor Relations, American Investment Council
Esther RombautDirector of Investor Relations, CVC Capital Partners
Kate AhernDirector, ESG and Communications, Bain Capital
Robert AntablinMember & Head of Americas Energy Private Equity, KKR
Deborah SpaldingChief Investment Officer of Pension Fund Management, Connecticut Office of the State Treasurer
Megan BethkeSenior Portfolio Manager, APG Asset Management
Peter EllsworthDirector, Investor Programs, Ceres
Elliott BouillionPresident and CEO, RES
Georges DyerPrincipal, Intentional Endowments Network
Ken MehlmanGlobal Head of Public Affairs, KKR
Jackie RobertsChief Sustainability Officer, The Carlyle Group
Lee CokerESG Officer, Oak Hill Capital Partners
Alan KaoManaging Principal, Ramboll Environ
Ryan McManusSenior Vice President, Colony Northstar, Inc.
Sondra VitolsSenior Research, Investment & Policy Advisor, North Carolina Department of State Treasurer
Dan MistlerSenior Manager, Climate Change and Sustainability Services, EY
Alisa WoodMember, Client and Partner Group,
Elizabeth SeegerDirector, Public Affairs, KKR
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