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Going Beyond ESG: Understanding and Managing the Economics of Impact



How much does true change cost? Who is best placed to invest? What are the win-wins and trade-offs?

Economics of Impact is an emerging practice by which purpose-led companies are answering these questions, pushing the impact measurement and management frontier, and starting a whole new conversation with their ESG investors.

We had the great pleasure of hosting a panel session at the Building Bridges Week 2021 in Geneva, together with leaders in the food and pharmaceutical industries, David Pendlington and Michael F├╝rst, who shared their journeys in understanding and managing the consequences of meeting bold environmental and social outcomes.

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FSG is a mission-driven consulting firm supporting leaders in creating large-scale, lasting social change. Through customized consulting services, innovative thought leadership, and support for learning communities, we help foundations, businesses, nonprofits, and governments around the world accelerate progress by reimagining social change. Learn more at

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KEYWORDS: impact investing, economics of impact, corporate purpose, purpose led companies, Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR, ESG investing, sustainable investing, FSG

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