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Tufts Career Office Event: Peter Fusaro A’79, Global ESG & Sustainable Finance
Please join the Tufts Career Center in welcoming Peter Fusaro, A’79 as our next spring 2023 Professional in Residence speaker whose career spans the industries of Sustainability and Finance.
A New York Times best selling author, thought leader and leading international authority on sustainability, renewable energy, and the transition to the low carbon economy, Peter Fusaro has focused his career on the intersection of technology, finance and academia in Sustainability, ESG and Impact Investing and the formation of carbon markets.
Selected for the “Who’s Who in America Lifetime Achievement Award,” Peter helped get the lead out of gasoline with the US EPA it the 1970s, created New York City’s first energy efficiency programs with its 2 utilities in the 1980s, and worked with the Toyota Prius development team in the 1990s. He has run the Wall Street Green Summit, the oldest sustainable finance event in North America for 22 years, and coined the terms Green Trading, Green Finance, and Green Exchanges 25 years ago.
Currently Peter serves as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence for Columbia University Tech Ventures, mentoring early stage cleantech companies in New York and continues to mentor young professionals on sustainability and is focused on the nexus of capital, technology innovation, academia & policy.
Mr. Fusaro’s talk will be followed 30 min of Q&A. Please bring questions for our speaker and attend to learn more about the various career trends within this industry.