What do Apple, Amazon and JP Morgan have in common? Aside from being blue chip mega-caps, their CEOs are all part of the Business Roundtable, a grouping of the most powerful CEOs on earth. Last week marked a monumental shift in how this elite group of leaders define corporate success, shunning the 'greed is good' mentality and accepting what we already know, that sustainability is good for long term business success. Today we discuss why this is such a big deal.
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.