December 01, 2021

PE Innovators in ESG Speak

Virtual event
Content now available on-demand
part of the M&A SPEAK series, presented by Mergers & Acquisitions

Limited Partners are pushing private equity firms to integrate environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategies into their investment programs. Many PE firms are still struggling to define, measure and achieve ESG goals but some are pioneering a new approach to investing that recognizes the importance of this issue.

Datasite is proud to sponsor the inaugural PE Innovators in ESG SPEAK virtual conference, hosted by the editors of Mergers & Acquisitions, featuring a full day of panel discussions with top innovators in the PE ESG space. 

Featured session: 

ESG Monitoring & Reporting

Panelists:

  • Ethan Klemperer, Senior Operating Executive, Head of the Operating Team, Monomoy Capital Partners
  • Rob Esposito, ESG Counsel, Apollo
  • Jon Samuels, Partner and Head of Impact, The Vistria Group
  • Doug Cullen, Chief Marketing Officer & Head of Corporate Strategy, Datasite (moderator)
Read the session summary report and watch the recording here.

Additional sessions and articles are available via the Mergers & Acquisitions home page here.

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