Paul was a certified financial planner and franchise advisor with Ameriprise for 23 years, and has become a nationally recognized expert on sustainable investing. Paul believes the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) exemplify the use of cross-sector collaboration, linking business, government, and civil society in support of people, planet, and profit–in that order.
As the principal at Paul Ellis Consulting, Paul works with advisors and asset investment firms to integrate ESG investing into their portfolio, marketing and media strategies. Incorporating his knowledge of current investor trends, the most robust ESG analytics, and the latest technology trading solutions, Paul helps his clients capitalize on the growing business opportunities in the transition to a low-carbon economy.
Paul is also partnering with Gitterman Wealth Management in New York to offer SMART Investing educational events, investment strategies, and consulting services for RIAs.
As a featured columnist at FA Magazine, Paul interviews thought leaders throughout the financial services industry who are bringing sustainable investing into the mainstream. His latest series of articles features women trendsetters and innovators in the impact and sustainable finance sector.
Paul also hosts The Sustainable Finance Podcast, interviewing experts like Hazel Henderson on current topics of value to the growing spectrum of practitioners in sustainable finance. This is a weekly podcast and quarterly webinar series available through the link at www.paulellisconsulting.com .