94 episodes

Sustainability is a rapidly evolving field, driven by billions of dollars in global investment. Join hosts Michael Torrance, Jonathan Hackett and others in this podcast series, as we introduce you to the innovative minds and diverse perspectives that are pushing the boundaries in sustainability good practice. With topics ranging from climate change to sustainable finance and green bonds to human rights and responsible investing, we explore the world of corporate sustainability through interviews with corporate practitioners, investors, scholars and the NGO community.

Sustainability Leaders BMO Financial Group

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 17 Ratings

Sustainability is a rapidly evolving field, driven by billions of dollars in global investment. Join hosts Michael Torrance, Jonathan Hackett and others in this podcast series, as we introduce you to the innovative minds and diverse perspectives that are pushing the boundaries in sustainability good practice. With topics ranging from climate change to sustainable finance and green bonds to human rights and responsible investing, we explore the world of corporate sustainability through interviews with corporate practitioners, investors, scholars and the NGO community.

    Accelerating an Indigenous-led Clean Energy Future

    Accelerating an Indigenous-led Clean Energy Future

    In this episode, our experts discuss renewable energy needs across Canada and opportunities to increase Indigenous participation in developments.

    • 45 min
    RoadMap Project: An Indigenous-led Paradigm Shift for Economic Reconciliation

    RoadMap Project: An Indigenous-led Paradigm Shift for Economic Reconciliation

    In this episode, First Nations Financial Management Board CEO Geordie Hungerford and Data and Analytics Manager, Shawn Blankinship, discuss the Roadmap Project, which features six areas on how to help nations advance and begin to share in the prosperity of Canada.

    • 29 min
    Reaching the EV Tipping Point

    Reaching the EV Tipping Point

    In this episode, BMO and Bloomberg discuss a subject that is fundamental to the energy transition: Electric Vehicles and why EV sales are surging.

    • 30 min
    On-Farm Carbon and Emissions Management: Opportunities and Challenges

    On-Farm Carbon and Emissions Management: Opportunities and Challenges

    In this special episode from BMO’s IN Tune Podcast, our BMO experts discuss why the conversations around the role of farming in carbon and emissions management are intensifying.

    • 12 min
    Sustainability Strategy and Reporting for Small and Medium Sized Companies: A Discussion at the Conference of Montreal

    Sustainability Strategy and Reporting for Small and Medium Sized Companies: A Discussion at the Conference of Montreal

    The need for companies to integrate ESG performance criteria is an important mechanism to meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals and to help in the transition to a net zero economy, according to the bilingual panelists at the recent International Economic Forum of the America’s Conference of Montreal.

    • 54 min
    Distinguishing Between Impact & Risk in Sustainable Finance - BMO Panel

    Distinguishing Between Impact & Risk in Sustainable Finance - BMO Panel

    Everyone has different goals regarding impact and risk in ESG integration and sustainable finance products. And it’s important to understand, both from the perspective of investors and issues, what the trade-offs are, according to panelists at the recent BMO Global Reserve and Asset Managers Conference.
    The panel featured BMO’s Jonathan Hackett, Kathrin Forrest, Vice President of Capital Group Canada, and Dan Novak, Senior Portfolio Manager and ESG Initiatives at Bank of Canada.

    • 43 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

malfoxley ,

Great Show!

Michael, Jonathan, and David, hosts of the Sustainability Leaders podcast, highlight all aspects of sustainability and more in this can’t miss podcast! The hosts and expert guests offer insightful advice and information that is helpful to anyone that listens!

Arlie K ,

Inspiring!

No matter the topic, I take away valuable information from every episode! The conversations cultivated on Sustainability Leaders make me feel hopeful about the future. It's a must-listen!

J. Barshop ,

I love discovering new ideas here

It’s obvious Michael, Jonathan and David put extraordinary effort in covering salient topics and finding guests that are authentic and truly care about being a positive force in this world - the insights they bring to bear is still mind-blowing Every. Single. Time.

No matter the subject, you’re guaranteed to gain something from every episode - can’t recommend Sustainability Leaders enough 🙌

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