Sustainability Series: Joel Solomon. September 18

The Clean Money Revolution Money Revolution: Discover the role you can play in the $50-trillion movement towards true prosperity 

About the Presenter:

Joel Solomon is a Founding Partner of Renewal Funds, Canada’s largest mission venture capital firm, at $250 million assets under management. Investing in Organics and climate tech in Canada and the USA, Renewal Funds is GIIRS-rated, a founding Canadian B Corp (5x “Best for the World”), a “1% for the Planet” member, recognized as ImpactAssets “Top 50 impact fund managers.”

With visionary investor Carol Newell, Joel co-founded Renewal Partners to invest in sustainable businesses including Stonyfield Yoghurt, Seventh Generation, and Happy Planet. Together, they pioneered a “whole portfolio activation to mission” strategy, using a social change investing approach, with a regional sustainable economy focus. Joel Co-Produces the Integrated Capital Institute with Akaya Windwood, Marian Moore and RSF Social Finance. He is the author of The Clean Money Revolution: Re-Inventing Power, Purpose & Capitalism, with Co-Author Tyee Bridge. Joel is a frequent public speaker, including a TEDxVancouver talk. He is a board member of the University of British Columbia, founding member of Social Venture Circle (SVC), Business for Social Responsibility (BSR), the Tides Canada Foundation, and recently completed a quarter century as board chair of Hollyhock. Joel was awarded a “Lifetime Achievement” Award from the Social Venture Circle, and was inducted with Carol Newell into the SVC “Hall of Fame”.

Date & Time

September 18th, 2019 • 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

City University in Canada

789 West Pender St. 3rd floor, Vancouver,2323 BC

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