Featured Speaker

Sarita Bartlett

Head of ESG and the gender lead – Obviam

Sarita Bartlett’s career spans 40 years of innovative work on a wide range of environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) related issues. For the past 25 years, her work has focused extensively on the influence of ESG risk management and value creation on companies’ financial performance, spanning from SMEs and MNCs to financial intermediaries.

Sarita is currently the Head of ESG and the gender lead at Obviam. Prior to joining Obviam, she was the Investment Manager-ESG at the Norwegian Development Finance Institution (Norfund), the Head of Socially-Responsible Investments at Norway’s largest asset manager (Storebrand) and Head of Sustainability at KMPG Norway. Sarita has held numerous board and advisory committee positions. Throughout her career, she has also held the following research positions: Senior Research Fellow at The Norwegian School of Management (BI), Research Economist at Statistics Norway (SSB), and Senior Research associate at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL). Sarita holds a M.A. in Economics.

Sarita will be moderating the “Advancing Gender Equality Opportunities in Edu-Tech” panel


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