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Andrew Malk defines environmental, social and governance (ESG) management and describes its growing use in the middle market.
Malk spoke with Middle Market Growth magazine at ACG’s InterGrowth 2018 conference in San Diego.
Limited partners are increasingly asking their managers questions related to environmental, social and governance management. They don’t simply want to know that a manager has a policy; they want to see how it’s being implemented, according to Andrew Malk of Malk Partners, who explains the motivation behind LPs’ ESG-related questions. Malk spoke with Middle Market Growth magazine at ACG’s InterGrowth 2018 conference in San Diego.
Two months after the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into effect, companies within and beyond the European Economic Area (EEA) are still grappling with how to comply with literal interpretations of… Continue Reading
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues should not be viewed as exotic considerations; rather, they’re an emerging set of issues with greater materiality to a business today and should be incorporated into the investment process. Malk Partners’ Andrew Malk shares tips for how firms can begin to incorporate ESG considerations into their processes.
Malk Partners Promotes Maya Wilcher, Meg Lentz to Vice President; Mike Hinkley to Senior Associate Today, Malk Partners, the foremost consulting firm advising private equity… Continue Reading
Transparency has become the new normal in a society that demands greater accountability. Look no further than companies like Equifax, Wells Fargo, Chipotle, Uber and… Continue Reading
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Department of Labor Issues New Guidance on ESG After Seven Years, the Department of Labor Changes Guidance on ESG for Pension Plan Fiduciaries In a… Continue Reading
Data Privacy and Cyber-security Gaps are Increasingly Threatening Companies’ Financial Success and Reputation Data Privacy and Cyber-security Gaps are Increasingly Threatening Companies’ Financial Success and… Continue Reading