Who should attend
- Business owners
- Executives, managers and leaders
About the course
It’s time to prioritize sustainable finance.
Part of owning, leading or managing a business is being aware of the impact that all areas of the organization have on the environment – including financial practices. What are ESG concepts and how do you use them to improve your business’ finance and investing practices? In 13 sessions, gain a broad and well-rounded insight into the expanding world of sustainability.
The Sustainable Corporate Professional Certification is designed to teach the basics about, and encourage the advancement of, sustainable finance. Throughout the course, the underlying environment, social and governance (ESG) principles will be explored in a financial context. You will understand how Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) contribute to challenges for corporations, the transition risks and opportunities for businesses, and the transformation of finance into a vehicle for the betterment of society and the environment. You will have the opportunity to apply academic material to practical, real-life situations in sessions taught by real industry experts with years of knowledge and experience to share.
- Broaden and deepen your understanding of sustainability concepts as they apply to finances
- Learn what it means to be an agile and adaptive leader, and why that is a key concept in financial sustainability
- Understand how to successfully apply core concepts into real-life situations
- Learn how to implement sustainability into your processes, and make it a top priority
Stephen Kibsey is an investment stewardship professional who worked over 30 years in the investment industry at one of the largest institutional asset managers in the world and at one of Canada’s largest corporate pension funds. Stephen has worked in different capacities including analyst, senior...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.