Sustainable Financial Markets (SFM) & The Sustainable Investment Professional Certification (SIPC) are very pleased to present a discussion with
Robert AG Monks on "The Problem with Passive Investing"
Pioneering shareholder activist and corporate governance adviser, Robert AG Monks, has written widely about shareholder rights & responsibility, corporate impact on society and global corporate issues.
He is the author of Corporate Governance (with Nell Minow), Power & Accountability (with Nell Minow), Watching the Watchers, The New Global Investors, The Emperor's Nightingale, Corpocracyand Corporate Valuation (with Alexandra Lajoux). Mr. Monks is an expert on retirement and pension plans and was appointed director of the United States Synthetic Fuels Corporation by President Reagan, who also appointed him one of the founding Trustees of the Federal Employees’ Retirement System. Mr. Monks served in the Department of Labor as Administrator of the Office of Pension and Welfare Benefit Programs having jurisdiction over the entire U.S. pension system.
Mr. Monks was a founder of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), now the leading corporate governance consulting firm. He also founded Lens Governance Advisers and co-founded GMIRatings (formerly The Corporate Library). He is a shareholder in and advisor to Trucost, the environmental research company.
Mr. Monks was a featured part of the documentary film, The Corporation, and was the subject of the biography, A Traitor to His Class by Hilary Rosenberg. His newest book is Citizens DisUnited: Passive Investors, Drone CEOs, and the Corporate Capture of the American Dream.
Webinar Date: Tuesday, June 11th
Time: 11-11:45am EDT
Register for this webinar here: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/732162366
The SUSTAINABLE INVESTMENT PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION (SIPC): "The internationally recognized certification in sustainable investing and business sustainability. On-line, International, Self-Paced."
Registration for the Summer 2013 Term is open until June 30th. Apply today: www.ifd-fsi.org/sipc