“Investment agitator” Vinay Shandal explains the lengths to which activist investors are willing to go to effect change for greater profits. He urges conscious investors to borrow these tactics and engage with companies to drive positive change. With humor that sometimes deviates from the issue, Shandal delivers an invigorating presentation that will resonate with investors hoping to do good while earning a profit.
In this summary, you will learn
- How activist investors force reforms within corporations,
- Why “conscious investors” often fail to elicit similar change, and
- Why conscious investors ought to borrow activist investors’ tactics to beget corporate reforms on environmental, social and governance issues.
About the Speaker
Vinay Shandal is a partner and managing director at Boston Consulting Group.