“The industry is recognizing the fact of favoring engagement over divestment,” said Jamie Vermie, ESG Managing Principal, Allstate investments. “They are realizing that companies need to have a path in order to transition, and need capital to do so.”

Justin Kulla, Partner, Head of Impact Investing and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG), TZP Group, leads a panel of speakers for the PE Innovators in ESG Speak. They discuss ways of defining and working with ESG principles and explore approaches to tracking ESG metrics. Watch the video to hear from Justin Kulla, Jamie Vermie, Andrew Roth, Senior Portfolio Manager, Private Equity, Allianz Capital Partners, and Alex Ambroz, Director, Cleveland Clinic Investment Office.

For more, read Mergers & Acquisitions Introduces the 2021 PE Innovators in ESG.