Earth911 Podcast: Talking Sustainable Investing with Philippe Cousteau and Doug Heske
Earth911’s Mitch Ratcliffe talks with Doug Heske, CEO of Newday Impact Investing, and Philippe Cousteau, founder of EarthEcho International, about the potential to accelerate the transition from the petrochemical economy by investing in sustainable businesses.
They have partnered to expand financial literacy in the young and communities of color around the world. They discuss recent criticisms of investments that aim to change the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) practices of companies and their experience backing and coaching companies. Together, their organizations collaborate with the SIFMA Foundation on sustainable investing knowledge delivered by the popular National Stock Market Game.