Given that it’s the Climate Summit here in NYC, we wanted to chat quickly about the ways we believe investors should think about climate risks. We break these risks into two categories: Physical Risks and Transformation Risks. Investors who understand what these are and how they differ can build a portfolio that takes climate change into account.
Jay Lipman, a co-founder of Ethic, is driven by the need to address climate and environmental risks with the resources to which we each have unique access. He has been ranked among the Forbes 30 Under 30: Social Entrepreneurs. Born in the UK, he now lives in San Francisco. Previously, he managed the capital of ultra-high-net-worth investors in Deutsche Bank's cross-asset capital markets structuring and sales team.