Clients having been asking us about deforestation and how they can take steps to prevent it. While this merits a much longer discussion, we hope this video helps people begin to understand how the food on our plates, the shampoo in our bathrooms, and the investments in our portfolios are connected to what's happening in the Amazon, and indeed, globally.
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.