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Investing in Nature through the Public Equity Markets

Over half of global GDP is moderately or highly dependent on nature. Nevertheless, most human economic activity undercuts the sustainability of nature by altering how land and oceans are used and by exacerbating climate change, pollution, animal exploitation, and the spread of invasive non-native species. Since the dawn of civilization, scientists estimate that humanity has eradicated 83 percent of wild mammals, 80 percent of marine animals, 50 percent of plants, and 15 percent of fish. In fact, the combined biomass of humans and livestock now far outstrips that of wild mammals and our planet is facing an unprecedented crisis of…
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Vicki Benjamin is a co-founder of the Adviser and has been its Chief Executive Officer since it commenced operations as an investment adviser in 2018. Vicki maintains a 57% ownership stake in KBC. Ms. Benjamin was a partner at KPMG from September 2005 until February 2015, when she joined Calvert ... Read more
Andrew Neibler is a co-founder of the Adviser and has been its Executive Vice President, General Counsel, and Chief Compliance Officer since it commenced operations as an investment adviser in 2018. Andrew maintains a 43% ownership stake in KBC. From January 2006 through June 2019, Mr. Niebler served in progressively ... Read more
Robert Clapham is an equity Research Analyst with Karner Blue Capital LLC, an asset manager based in Bethesda, MD that specializes in biodiversity-focused portfolios. He holds a BBA in Finance and Statistics from George Washington University and is responsible for the Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology, as well as Chemical industries.
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