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Brace Young

Partner, Arabesque

Prior to joining Arabesque in 2017, Mr. Young was Chief Executive Officer at Eclat Impact in 2016 and Chief Executive Officer and a Partner at Mariner Investment group from 2000-2015. He joined Mariner directly from Goldman Sachs, where he retired as a Partner, after a 20 year career in Fixed Income in New York, Tokyo, and London. He serves as Board Chair of GWAVE, a wave based renewable energy company. He is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Buckingham Browne & Nichols, a coeducational day school in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Social Finance, Inc., a Boston-based nonprofit organization dedicated to mobilizing investment capital to drive social change.

Current other positions held
Chairman of the Board of Directors (Social Finance, Inc.)
Board Chair (GWave)

Prior Positions Include
CEO (Eclat Impact)
CEO (Mariner Investment Group)
Partner (Goldman Sachs)
Chairman of the Board of Trustees(Buckingham Browne & Nichols)

My Sessions

Alignment ESG and Impact Investing with Islamic Finance or SRI

Fong Auditorium

Academics and researchers have long viewed Socially Responsible Investment (SRI) and Equitable Financing as the Holy Grail of Islamic Finance. Many of the stipulations of Islamic Finance have been widely rationalized as being necessary for equitable growth and as being more humane, compassionate even more environmentally sustainable than secular banking practices in their larger impact […]

International Development Islamic Finance
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