James Gifford

James Gifford
  • Senior Fellow, Initiative for Responsible Investment
    Harvard University

Degrees in Commerce and Law; Master's in Environment Mgmt; PhD, Univ. of Sydney. Former founding Exec. Director, UN Principles for Responsible Investment. Currently, Senior Fellow, Initiative for Responsible Investment, Harvard Kennedy School. Runs a research and education program on impact investing for the next generation of family office investors. Senior Strategic Adviser and Director of Impact, Tau Investment Mgmt, a PE fund investing in and upgrading garment factories in SE Asia. Has established an NGO that supports young Indonesians to enter university. Author, articles and book chapters on resp. investment.