Investors can make money while helping to create a better world, says corporate luminary Marsha Vande Berg. She believes Covid-19 is an opportunity to promote sustainability investing and corporate responsibility.
"The havoc that Covid-19 has been wreaking on American society and economy demonstrates to businesses the importance of shifting the focus from short-term worries over profitability to long-term societal and economic problems." - Marsha Vande Berg.
PHOTO: COURTESY OF MARSHA VANDE BERG
LET'S imagine a world sans Covid-19. After reading her recent op-ed in The Business Times on sustainability investing, I decide that I must have a talk with global strategist Marsha Vande Berg.
So I sound out my Business Times editor about flying to San Francisco where Dr Vande Berg lives...