Sustainability in Focus: ESG Investing Explained

When:  Jun 25, 2024 from 15:00 to 16:00 (ET)

Join us on Tuesday, June 25th at 3 pm ET for the June 2024 Investment Planning Knowledge Circle.

Guest speaker Leslie Olsovsky will be presenting, "Sustainability in Focus: ESG Investing Explained."

In this Knowledge Circle guest speaker Leslie will be covering sustainability investing at Dimensional.  In this presentation Leslie will provide an overview of the ESG landscape (and, where Dimensional’s Sustainability Solutions fall on the Impact/SRI/ESG spectrum).  She will give an overview of Dimensional’s Sustainability Funds (Construction & Implementation Methodology), and she will provde individual examples (perspectives regarding companies that score well/not well based on Dimensional’s sustainability criteria).

Leslie Olsovsky is a Senior Investment Strategist and Vice President in the Investment Solutions Group, which is responsible for supporting the effective communication of Dimensional's investment approach and strategies to the firm's clients and prospective clients. She joined the firm's Portfolio Management team in 2016 and managed US equity and REIT portfolios. Leslie currently serves as co-chair of the Women's Inclusion Network at Dimensional.

Before coming to Dimensional, Leslie was a consumer insights analyst at MediaMath, a startup technology firm, where she managed solutions for internal and client-facing reporting needs. She obtained an MBA from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin in May 2016. Leslie also has a Bachelor of Science in mathematics and economics, with a minor in natural sciences, from the University of Southern California.