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Lunch with Jessica Robinson – Women who invest

November 24, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Please join us for the first of our new series “Women who invest”!

For this inaugural session, we have invited our special guest, Jessica Robinson who will be presenting her new book “Financial Feminism”.

The goal of our lunch session is to be as interactive as possible, so please arm yourself with as many questions as possible!

We look forward to seeing you online soon!


 

About our guest

Jessica Robinson is the Founder and Managing Director of Moxie Future–the world’s first insights, education and community platform empowering women as responsible, sustainable and impactinvestors. As well as running Moxie Future, Jessica works as a strategic advisor to institutional investors, think tanks and governments on all things relating to green finance, sustainability,responsible investmentand gender.

Prior to this, Jessica was Head of Asia for the United Nations–supported Principles for Responsible Investment (UN–PRI), following a long stint as Chief Executive and Board Director of theAssociation for Sustainable and Responsible Investment in Asia (ASrIA), one of Asia’s leading think tanks working to promote sustainable finance and responsible investment across the region. She also led theAsia Investor Group on Climate Changeand played an active leadership role in theGlobal Sustainable Investment Alliance (GSIA)and theGlobal Investor Coalition on Climate Change (GIC).

Jessica has an extensive background in professional services and business consulting, focusing on financial services, environmental finance and sustainability industries. She frequently contributes articles, authors reports and speaks at conferences on issues including green financing, financial market developments, climate finance policy, broader sustainable finance issuesas well as gender.

She recently published a book on sustainable investing entitled ‘Financial Feminism: A Woman’s Guide To Investing For a Sustainable Future’. Jessica has lived and worked in the UK, North America, Asia (China and Hong Kong) and is now based in the UAE.

She holds an MSc in Applied Environmental Economics from the University of London, an MSc in Politics from the London School of Economics and a BA in Economics from the University of Manchester, UK. She also holds a Professional Diploma in Financial Management from the ACCA and the FT Post–Graduate Diploma for Non–Executive Directors.

Details

Date:
November 24, 2021
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Venue

Zoom