Dr JAMES GIFFORDSENIOR IMPACT INVESTING STRATEGIST, UBS GLOBAL WEALTH MANAGEMENT
Dr James Gifford is the Senior Impact Investing Strategist for UBS Global Wealth Management. He also teaches a program at the Harvard Kennedy School on impact investing for the next generation of ultra high net worth family members and was the founding Executive Director of the UN Principles for Responsible Investment, leading the organisation from inception in 2003 until 2013. Dr Gifford has published numerous articles and book chapters on responsible investment and sustainable apparel, and has a PhD from the University of Sydney on the effectiveness of shareholder engagement in improving corporate behaviour, degrees in Commerce and Law, and a Masters in Environment Management.