By Richard Burrett, chief sustainability officer, Earth Capital
As we enter a new year and a new decade, an opportunity presents itself to reflect on the way in which environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing has evolved over the last 10 years.
It is difficult to remember exactly how many times I have been told that ESG or impact investing is "going mainstream" – certainly enough to retire altogether if I had a penny with each statement.
The same could be said for every time I have heard someone say that ESG is a fad and will be forgotten soon enough. The truth can, as usual, be found som...