Valuing Social Impact Expertise in Impact Investing

Valuing Social Impact Expertise in Impact Investing

By
Bernadette Clavier, Neil Malhotra
Stanford Social Innovation Review. Stanford University, November
1, 2017

When it comes to driving social progress, good intentions and a big heart are not enough to guide good decisions. Moving the needle requires skilled professionals who have experience creating social change. Unfortunately, our research shows that when it comes to impact investing, financiers don’t value such expertise and wisdom as much as they should.