Senior Advisor - ESG Solutions
Pete is a Senior Advisor providing independent consulting to ASC Advisors. Pete advises clients on a selective basis on all aspects of Responsible Investment and ESG-related considerations, including ESG factor integration, establishing and communicating ESG-focused policies and processes, development of internal and external ESG marketing materials, portfolio monitoring and reporting, and trend benchmarking.
Pete's experience in ESG and impact investing stems from work at the Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), a think tank focused on supporting the development of investment funds and strategies that integrate social and environmental considerations into investment decision-making. Pete spent several years focused on taxonomy development for IRIS, a standard used by more than 60% of the impact investing market to measure non-financial performance of investments. Through this work, he possesses deep knowledge of the universe of ESG and impact standards and framework, and has experience working with dozens of alternatives managers to create and refine ESG and impact frameworks and assessment tools. He is a strong believer in ESG integration as a means of mitigating risk, driving returns, and influencing a shift toward a more sustainable world.
Pete has a B.A. from Bowdoin College in Environmental Studies and Biology.