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Friday, June 11 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Net Zero Endowments - How Asset Managers & Industry Initiatives Can Help Endowments Reach Net Zero

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Asset Managers will play a key role in ensuring endowments can meet Net Zero Portfolio commitments, to reduce emissions and drive equitable climate solutions in the real economy. This session will include perspectives from leading asset managers and nonprofit industry initiatives on the latest state of play and best practices. Participants will explore the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative, Investor Climate Action Plans (ICAPs), and other industry initiatives enabling effective pathways to a net zero economy. Half of the session will be spent in breakout rooms for small-group dialogue and action planning.

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Mahesh Roy

Senior Manager, Capital Markets, CDP
Mahesh Roy is a Senior Manager in CDP’s capital markets team working with Financial Institutions in transitioning lending and investment portfolios to net zero and collaborating with investor networks including the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative, The Investor Agenda and the... Read More →
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Lindsey White

Director, Investor Network, Ceres
Lindsey is a Director of the Ceres Investor Network on Climate Risk and Sustainability. In this role, she works to strengthen and expand the participation of U.S. and Canadian asset owners and asset managers in the Ceres Investor Network, the investor group committed to more rigorous... Read More →

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Tamara Larsen

Executive Director, Mission-Aligned Investing, Agility
Tamara Larsen is an Executive Director with Agility, where she leads the Mission-Aligned Investment practice of the firm and sits on the Agility Investment Committee. Tamara is responsible for partnering with clients to further align their investment portfolio with their values. She... Read More →
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Edward Mason

Generation Investment Management

Friday June 11, 2021 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT