ESG webinar series

Episode 1: Getting started with ESG – A strategic imperative

ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) issues are now a strategic imperative for businesses across the entire economy.

Against the backdrop of an escalating climate emergency and growing social inequality, consumer and employee activism and pressure from politicians have vaulted ESG to the top of Board and Management agendas.

Watch the first in a series of five webinars with Investment Director, Joe Krancki and Sustainable Investment Manager, Jonathan Walker, that seek to enhance your understanding of what sustainability and ESG mean to investors and corporates.

Learn how to build ESG into your business to improve its ability to generate sustainable growth and sustainable returns for the ultimate benefit of society.

 

 

Speakers

Joe Krancki

Joe joined the Mobeus VCTs team in 2021. He originates and leads growth capital investments in technology-led businesses. Joe has over 20 years’ experience helping to build, transform, and grow companies across North America and Europe. He is passionate about partnering with ambitious entrepreneurs to scale their businesses and deepen their impact, focusing on software, data & analytics, tech-enabled services, and online market places. Joe joined Mobeus from Frog Capital, where he was a Partner, and previously held roles at Jefferies, 3i and EY. He was named one of the Financial News 40-Under-40 Rising Stars in Private Equity in 2015.

Jonathan Walker, CFA

Before joining Gresham House in 2021, Jonathan worked at Morgan Stanley for six years, most recently as a research analyst within the Sustainability Research team ranked number one for SRI research in the 2020 European Institutional Investor survey. His primary areas of focus included cross-sector sustainability research and European sustainable finance regulation, as well as working closely with the firm’s institutional clients on incorporating ESG into their investment processes. Prior to this Jonathan worked as a stock-covering analyst in Morgan Stanley’s Property Research team with particular focus on pan-European industrial and logistics property. He started his career as a European equity trader.