Katapult
Future Fest

May 14—16
Oslo, 2019

Jed Emerson

Jed Emerson

Impact Investing and Entrepreneurship Thought Leader. Founding Director, REDF and Larkin Street Services. 

Jed Emerson is an internationally recognized strategic advisor to asset owners and thought leader in the field of impact investing. He advises leading family offices and investment firms on the development and execution of diverse impact investing strategies. He has held faculty appointments at Harvard, Stanford and Oxford Business Schools and is presently a visiting research fellow at the University of Heidelberg, Germany. He has published 8 books on the topic, his latest, The Purpose of Capital: Elements of Impact, Financial Flows and Natural Being, explores the cultural and social history of our separating economic from social/environmental aspects of value creation, and the process of our moving from "how" back to "why" in order to more deeply connect capital with the development of our Self and relation to the Other.