The Authentic Investor

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Finance is waking up to the urgency of sustainability challenges, and of the need to serve society better. Working to encourage and accelerate this trend takes energy and creativity. But long-established cultures, norms and behaviours are slow to change.

Meaningful change on the scale we need requires more than ‘materiality’, ‘risk’ and the ‘business case’. It takes heart, not just head. It takes vision, values and passion.

Sustaining these takes effort. From time to time our batteries need recharging.

This retreat is designed to do just that. It will help us re-discover the authenticity of vision, values and passion for sustainability and a finance industry that serves society.
The retreat gave me permission to explore who I am and what is important to me in life and work, and was a wonderful grounding opportunity. This is a powerful development opportunity for people in investment.
Ingrid Holmes, Hermes Investment Management
  1. Managing Director
  2. Managing Director
‘Every journey, honestly undertaken, stands a chance of taking us toward the place where our deep gladness meets the world's deep need.’

Parker J. Palmer
Who should attend?

This retreat is for anyone working in investment or finance who wants to make the financial system sustainable and align it with the needs of society. Previous participants have come from pension funds, asset managers, investment consultants, international organisations, investor networks, banks, financial planning firms and NGOs. People at all stages in their career are welcome. Previous participants have been from Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the UK and the US. The maximum size of the group will be 25 people.
Price
£1,950 - Financial institutions.
£850 - Individuals.

Price includes all food and accommodation throughout your stay. Transfers not included.
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