“We have really taken a leadership role in real estate private equity,” said Molly Bordonaro, Managing Partner, The Green Cities Company. “We measure impact with a number of metrics that expand beyond just environmental footprint. Our own proprietary GCI index actually went beyond some of these third-party reports, we wanted to embrace a more robust metric that we valued as a firm.”

Watch the video to hear Bordonaro speak about internal and third-party Environmental, Social and Governance reporting methods, as well as the Green Cities Index, a five-pillar performance metrics approach. This interview was conducted by Mary Kathleen Flynn, Editor-in-chief, Mergers & Acquisitions, for our PE Innovators in ESG Speak virtual event.

For more, read Mergers & Acquisitions Introduces the 2021 PE Innovators in ESG, and Green Cities Company Named to 2021 PE Innovators in ESG.