FINSIA is thrilled to be partnering with Dimensional Fund Advisors for a two-part series covering all you need to know about ESG. In the second part of this series, hear from the experts on their decision-making process behind investing sustainably.
Get answers to the most frequently asked questions in sustainable investing. Learn about the challenges, potential pitfalls and how to better communicate sustainable messaging to investors.
This event is complimentary for all.
Participants may be able to apply 1 hour towards meeting their annual continuing professional development obligations. It is the individual's obligation to determine relevance of CPD to their license conditions.
Vice President, Communications, Dimensional Fund Advisors
As head of the communications and marketing team in Australia, Jim Parker helps create strategies to communicate Dimensional's philosophy and process in ways that engage clients, prospects, regulators, and the media. He does so through presentations, books, papers, and articles, including his "Outside the Flags" column and, more recently, his weekly "Coffee Break" links to interesting articles.
Jim joined Dimensional in 2006 after 25 years working as a journalist in newspapers, television, radio, and online media. His specialty was financial journalism, particularly in relation to economics and financial markets. Jim holds a bachelor of arts in social and economic history from Deakin University and a journalism certificate from Auckland Technical Institute.
Regional Director, Dimensional Fund Advisors
Katrina empowers financial professionals to deliver great investment solutions and services to their clients.
In her role as a Senior Associate in Dimensional’s Global Client Group, she helps financial advisors to navigate, adopt and implement the resources needed to build successful practices and deliver an outstanding investment experience. Bolstered by her experience inside a financial planning practice, Katrina understands the day-to-day challenges advisors face and shows them how to effectively incorporate the right tools within their practices to meet those challenges.
Katrina holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales and a Diploma of Financial Planning.