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Physis - Φύσις in ancient Greek indicates ‘the world of life on our Earth’. A Physiser is one who believes that progress of humankind and economic growth can only be achieved by respecting the environment and people.
In the Fall of 2018, a group of Harvard students got together driven by one mission: to use social media to bring greater awareness to the benefits of sustainable investment. Sustainable investment has been shown to outperform the market and has the added benefit of being a concrete solution to fight global environmental and social challenges.
The best thing a human being can do is help another human being know more
Charlie Munger, Berkshire
Invest for a Better World
Join us on February 12th, 2019 as industry leaders discuss
responsible investing and the importance of
sustainable investing “influencers”
The session will begin at 4:30 pm at the Smith Center
10th floor Conference Room F (Glass Box)
Register on eventbrite
Andrew Parry is Head of Sustainable Investing and a member of the Hermes Strategy Group. He joined the firm in 2009, initially as Chief Executive and Co-Head of Investment for Hermes Sourcecap, now Hermes European Equities, becoming Head of Equities in 2014 and taking on responsibility for developing Impact investing in August of 2016. In September of 2017 he became Head of Sustainable Investing to reflect the commitment of Hermes to building on their success in responsible investing.
Andrew ParryHead of Sustainable Investing at Hermes Investment
Dr. Jonathan Buonocore has over a decade of research experience, focusing on the climate and health implications of energy, transportation, and land use. He assesses the health, climate, and environmental consequences of technology and policy choices, and puts this information in frameworks that can be used by decision-makers, including investors, policymakers, and other stakeholder groups. His work has informed U.S. and state climate policy, been used by non-governmental organizations, and has been applied in the finance, renewable energy, and natural gas industries.
Jonathan BuonocoreResearch Associate at Harvard T.H. Chan
Tanya Svidler is a Director of ESG Solutions at Morningstar, focusing on the global expansion of Morningstar’s Sustainability Solutions. Prior to Morningstar, Tanya managed product development and strategic oversight of MSCI’s ESG Index family in the Americas, and was a Director of Impact Investing at Global Brigades. Before ESG investing, Tanya was with Franklin Templeton for over 10 years on the investment and institutional business management side. Tanya holds BA in Finance from Pace University and an MBA in International Finance from HEC Paris School of Management.
Tanya SvidlerDirector of ESG Solutions at Morningstar