The Benefits of Impact Investing with Jenn Kenning
By Adam Torres -March 20, 2020
Impact investing was once considered a novel way to invest by many. Some believed there was a tradeoff between quality of investment and mission based companies. In this episode, Adam Torres and Jennifer Kenning, CEO and Co Founder at Align Impact, discuss how impact investing can be the core of any investors portfolio.
About Jennifer Kenning
Jenn Kenning is a trailblazer, collaborator and change-maker who has quickly risen to become one of the most recognized voices in impact investing. In 2014 Jenn co-founded Align, an independent fiduciary and impact specialist that works alongside financial advisors, institutions, foundations and directly with individual clients and family offices, helping integrate impact strategies and investments into the broader wealth management strategy.
A frequent speaker, moderator and guest lecturer, Jenn is committed to building the impact investing ecosystem while leading Align. Jenn was named on the “40 under 40” list by Investment News in 2014, selected for Private Asset Management’s “50 Most Influential Women in Private Wealth” in 2016, and chosen as Investment News Icon and Innovator in 2017.
Jenn began her career in 2002 as a wealth manager at Aspiriant where she served also on the Board of Directions and was a partner of the firm, and left to launch Align.
About Align Impact
Align Impact is an independent, specialized impact advisory firm that serves and collaborates with individuals, families, foundations, and their financial advisors to increase the effectiveness and alignment of philanthropic grants, impact investments, and mission related investments.
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