Sustainable investments, sustainable returns. Pioneering private equity firms are showing that profit and purpose can go hand in hand. Here’s how.
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria have acted as a driving force within investment portfolios for venture capitalists and other investors for years. Yet, the private equity (PE) sector is lagging.
To catch up with the times, PE firms can combine the entrepreneurial mindset that built their industry with the ESG value creation that is essential now. In doing so, they will forge a new model for success—one far more sustainable than their current one.