Affiliation: Responsible Investing at Nuveen
Radnor Financial Advisors is excited to introduce our virtual educational seminar series. Designed for clients, friends, and family with financial wellness in mind, the next topic in our quarterly series will be Social Responsibility and Impact Investing with Jennifer Grzech.
Jennifer Grzech is a director and member of the responsible investing (RI) team at Nuveen, the investment management arm of TIAA.
EXPERIENCE AT NUVEEN
Nuveen’s responsible investing team oversees the firm’s holistic RI vision and unified framework across Nuveen and TIAA, partnering with internal stakeholders to implement it in day-to-day business activities. Nuveen’s RI framework establishes the firm’s overall RI philosophy as well as guidelines for incorporating RI disciplines in investment decisions and new product development.
Jennifer supports the strategic partnership efforts for the RI team. She works across many lines of business within Nuveen and TIAA, with a focus on communications, education, marketing, and distribution, to drive adoption of RI products, solutions, and other services for the firm’s clients.
Prior to joining Nuveen in 2019, Jennifer worked in investor relations at Brookfield Asset Management where she led business intelligence strategy and supported marketing and thought leadership. She began her financial services career in private equity where she led the integration of environmental, social, and governance factors (ESG) in investment processes.
Jennifer received her M.A. in International Relations from the University of Chicago, and graduated with her B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Kentucky.