Episode 349: Richard Steel on the New ESG Business Paradigm

February 10, 2021

Richard Steel is an entrepreneur, investor, and the author of Elevated Economics, How Conscious Consumers will Fuel the Future of Business. He explains how corporations are moving forward with socially responsible business strategies to meet the demands of stakeholders, with a specific focus on environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues.

Key Points Include:

0:40 – The tectonic shift in investing

02:52 – The total value of ESG assets

03:50 – The next generation of wealth migration

09:30 – Business Roundtable’s new statement of the purpose of a corporation.