Press release: KKS to Host Webinar on Sustainable Financial Management

August 16, 2019

For immediate release

LONDON—KKS is excited to announce the latest in our webinar series. 

To celebrate the launch of their special issue on Sustainable Financial Management we are co-hosting a webinar with the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance featuring a stellar line up of speakers. 

The webinar will be split across two parts:

In part 1, you will learn:

  • How board oversight can drive climate and sustainability performance

  • The economic significance of companies presenting their long-term plans

  • How a private equity firm is using ESG to create more value with less risk: Focus on Summa Equity

Date/Time: Wednesday 11th September | 12.30-13:30 (EST) / 17.30-18:30 (BST) | Sign up to attend Part 1 here.

In part 2, you will learn:

  • The state of play on sustainability in the capital markets

  • Four things no one will tell you about ESG data

  • How ESG can be used as a value creation tool for active investors: Focus on Inherent Group

  • ESG innovation in stock exchanges: Focus on Athens Exchange Group

Date/Time: Thursday 12th September | 12.30-13:30 (EST) / 17.30-18:30 (BST) | Sign up to attend Part 2 here.

Your speakers will be:

  • Hannah Saltman, Manager, Governance, Ceres

  • Brian Tomlinson, Research Director, Strategic Investor Initiative, CECP

  • Hannah Jacobsen, Director, Summa Equity

  • Chris Pinney, CEO, High Meadows Institute

  • Sakis Kotsantonis, Managing Partner, KKS Advisors

  • Beau Lescott, Portfolio Manager, Inherent Group

  • Tania Bizoumi, Sustainable Finance, Athens Exchange Group

We are looking forward to what promises to be a stimulating discussion around how we can raise the bar in sustainable finance. We hope you can join us!