Jeff CohenDirector of Capital Markets Integration and Head of Private Investments Initiatives at Value Reporting Foundation
Jeff Cohen, CAIA is the Director of Capital Markets Integration and Head of Private Investments Initiatives at the Value Reporting Foundation (Merged organization of the SASB Foundation and International Integrated Reporting Council). In his role, Mr. Cohen partners with institutional investors and asset owners, facilitating integration of financially material, industry-specific ESG topics and metrics into investment decisions across asset classes. Prior to joining SASB, Mr. Cohen was Head of Business Development at Sonen Capital, an ESG & Impact dedicated OCIO and fund manager. Prior to Sonen, he was a Director of Investment Opportunities at Venovate where he led due diligence on alternative investment strategies ranging from timber, real estate, hedge funds, and secondary strategies. Mr. Cohen has spent his career working with sophisticated investors at organizations such as Deutsche Bank, Merrill Lynch, and Gerson Lehrman Group. He holds an MBA from Georgetown University and a BBA from the University of Michigan. Mr. Cohen is a CAIA Charterholder and FSA Credential Holder.