Making ESG Your DNA: How Wealth Managers Can Grow Through Sustainability

Anna Zakrzewski Douglas Beal Emanuelle Alm Maximilian Klein Daniel Schaub

The wealth management industry is more than two centuries old. Yet for much of its existence it has stuck rigidly to its established playbook, leveraging the conservative values traditionally associated with private banking. Over the past few years, however, the ground has begun to shift, amid product innovation, digitization, and a fast-changing regulatory playing field. Attitudes are also changing, with a new generation of investors increasingly focused on environmental and social issues, as well as achieving investment returns.