Press Release

Casey Clark Joins Rockefeller Capital Management as Head of ESG Investments

Casey Clark Joins Rockefeller Capital Management as Head of ESG Investments


New York, March 13, 2019

Rockefeller Capital Management today announced that Casey Clark has joined as Head of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Investments at Rockefeller Asset Management. Clark will lead the well-established ESG research and integration efforts across the asset management division, managing a team of dedicated ESG analysts that supports investment analysis across equity, fixed income and dedicated ESG strategies.

“Our Firm has a long history of sustainability and impact investing that dates back over four decades based on the view that responsible investing can improve the world while delivering attractive long-term financial outcomes,” said Gregory J. Fleming, President and CEO of Rockefeller Capital Management. “Today, we are pleased to underscore our conviction in this approach by adding Casey Clark as Head of ESG. He will help ensure Rockefeller continues to be an industry leader in sustainability and impact investing, overseeing our rigorous analysis focused on generating alpha and identifying risks.”

In the newly created role, Clark is responsible for directing the ESG investing research, analytical and engagement framework and processes across all Rockefeller Asset Management strategies. He reports to David Harris, Chief Investment Officer and President of Rockefeller Asset Management, and is based in New York City.

Commenting on the new position, Harris added, “We see a growing number of institutional and intermediary clients requiring sophisticated ESG analysis, and Casey’s extensive expertise integrating the rapidly developing array of ESG data and information will continue to drive our position at the forefront of sustainable investing.”

Prior to joining Rockefeller, Clark worked as Managing Director and Director of Sustainable and Impact Investing at Glenmede, where he helped launch and build Glenmede’s sustainable and impact investing business. Clark joined Glenmede in 2008 in fixed income portfolio management and transitioned to a macroeconomic research analyst position on the investment strategy team before assuming the Director role in February 2017.

Clark is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University, earned his MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University and retains the Charter Financial Analyst® designation.

About Rockefeller Capital Management

Rockefeller Capital Management is a leading independent, privately-owned financial services firm offering global family office, asset management and strategic advisory services to ultra-high-net-worth individuals and families, institutions and corporations. The Firm has offices in New York, Atlanta, Boston, Salt Lake City, Saratoga Springs, Washington, DC, and Wilmington, Delaware.