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ESG and Impact at Scale

SOCAP Global January 18, 2022

How ESG Themes Can Reshape Industry Practices in Real-Estate Investing

During this recorded webinar conversation, panelists discussed how ESG themes have come to the forefront in real estate investing, potentially driving impact and reshaping industry practices.

Highlighting the work of PGIM Real Estate and their partners with Verdani and JBG Smith, panelists explored the relationship between ESG and impact and how to build those capabilities within an existing asset manager. Using a case study from the growth of their $160B real estate investment platform, the panelists discussed various strategies to scale along with lessons learned from their experience.

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Reuben Teague: Executive Director, Impact Investments, PGIM Real Estate (Moderator)

Shubha Maheshwari: Vice President of Global ESG, Verdani Partners

Kimberly Pexton: Vice President of Sustainability, JBG Smith

Christina Hill: Head of Americas Asset Management & Global Head of ESG, PGIM Real Estate

Resources from our speakers:

Read the PGIM ESG Annual Report

Learn more about the Global ESG Benchmark for Real Assets (GRESB)

Learn more about the impact investing ecosystem, including ESG investing, socially responsible investing, and the radical frontiers of impact capital, on our “What Is Impact Investing?” page. This page is full of resources to learn more about the history, current trends, and projected future of impact investing. Plus, you can sign up for our email series that provides conversations with leaders at the forefront and innovative examples of impact investing as a solution to real-time global problems:

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This conversation was hosted in partnership with Prudential.

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