As Founder and CEO of Cornerstone Capital Inc., Erika Karp helps the firm fulfill its mission to apply the principles of sustainable finance across the capital markets, enhancing investment processes through transparency and collaboration. In an effort to increase positive societal impact, Cornerstone offers wealth and investment advising, research and strategic consulting, and investment banking services to investors, corporations, and financial institutions. Prior to founding Cornerstone, Karp was Managing Director and Head of Global Sector Research at UBS Investment Bank, where she chaired the UBS Global Investment Review Committee and managed a global team of analysts and strategists. She is an Advisor to the UN Global Compact’s LEAD Board Development Program, a founding Board Member of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB), and a Member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Financing and Capital.
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BSR is a global nonprofit organization that works with its network of more than 250 member companies and other partners to build a just and sustainable world. From its offices in Asia, Europe, and North America, BSR develops sustainable business strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross-sector collaboration. Visit www.bsr.org for more information about BSR’s 25 years of leadership in sustainability.