Business of Sustainability Initiative Speaker Series

Previous Speakers

Natasha Braginsky Mounier (SFS’91) – February 1, 2024

Natasha Braginsky Mounier (SFS’91), former global ESG director at Capital Group, discussed the financing of sustainability strategies from the capital markets and investors’ perspective. Maya Burney (MS-ESM’25), a Georgetown Master of Science in Environment and Sustainability Management student, moderated the conversation.

Sargon Daniel (B’04) – April 27, 2023

Sargon Daniel (B’04), founder of Nexus Renewable Power, discussed solar energy, energy storage, and how these technologies can transform the energy landscape. Safak Yucel, assistant professor of operations management at Georgetown McDonough, moderated the conversation. 

Peter Blommer (C’85) – March 20, 2023

Peter Blommer (C’85), vice chairman of the Blommer Chocolate Company, discussed supply chains and the evolution of sustainable business practices in the confectionery industry. Academic Director of the Business of Sustainability Initiative, Vishal Agrawal, the Henry J. Blommer Family Endowed Chair in Sustainable Business and Director of the Business of Sustainability Initiative moderated the conversation.