From April 14-16th, the American Investment Council is sponsoring the Hill Newspaper’s “Sustainability Imperative” virtual summit that includes multiple tracks of programming featuring fireside chats with policy leaders and practitioners in the sustainability ecosystem.
Participants include Gov. Jay Inslee (D-WA), White House National Climate Advisor Gina McCarthy, Sen. Tom Carper (D-DE), Former GE CEO Jeff Immelt, Rep. Abigail Spanberger (D-VA), Rep. Garret Graves (R-LA), AIC President Drew Maloney, Co-Head of KKR Global Impact Ken Mehlman, TPG-backed Y-Analytics CEO Maryanne Hancock, PurposeBuilt Brands CEO Chris Bauder, and Apollo Global-backed Great Bay Renewables CEO Frank Getman.
In 2020 alone, the private equity industry invested more than $23.7 billion into renewable and sustainable projects. Private equity is playing a critical role in the energy transition and moving our economy towards a more sustainable direction.
Learn more about the AIC’s Sponsorship:
- Each afternoon of the 3-day event, the AIC will sponsor the “Investing in Sustainability” panel from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM which highlights how and why more companies and organizations are investing in sustainability initiatives.
- Throughout the event, the AIC will run sponsored segments featuring a discussion between AIC CEO Drew Maloney, Inframark CEO Stephane Bouvier, and Link Logistics CEO Luke Petherbridge about ways private equity backed businesses have prioritized sustainability. Click here to watch a new video previewing the full conversation.
Click here to register for the event and to view a full list of speakers.
Click here to watch the full proceedings live.