Our RFK Compass Investors Conferences draw on esteemed experts in the medical, government and investment fields, all agenda-setting industry leaders united by the fact that they have adopted a finely-tuned approach to socially responsible and sustainable investing. These responsible investors advocate for policies which promote human rights, hold companies accountable for how their policies and practices impact people and the planet, and engage with portfolio companies.
Past Keynote Speakers
Deese is the managing director and the global head of sustainable investing at BlackRock, focused on identifying drivers of long term return associated with environmental, social and governance issues, integrating them throughout investment processes to achieve sustainable investment returns. Previously, Deese worked in the White House under President Barack Obama as the president’s senior advisor for climate and energy policy.
The senior portfolio manager at Exelon Corporation and is responsible for investing in private equity across Exelon’s investment platforms. Exelon’s Investment Office manages over $40 billion of assets.