Sustainable Festival: Sir Ronald Cohen heralds 'new era' of social impact risk

Mike Sheen
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Sir Ronald Cohen

The market is on the brink of a new era where the social strengths of ESG champions will help them overcome incumbents, according to Apex Partners founder and ‘godfather of British venture capital’ Sir Ronald Cohen.

Speaking at the Sustainable Investment Festival, Cohen said that society is now at a point similar to the 1950s when risk first began to be objectively and academically calculated. Sustainable Festival:...

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