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Chairman | 36 years industry experience
Chairman 36 years industry experience
John Streur is Chairman of Calvert Research and Management and serves as Chair of Calvert’s Responsible Research Review Committee. He joined Calvert Research and Management in 2016 as President and Chief Executive Officer. John guided the creation of the Calvert Principles for Responsible Investment, the Calvert Research System and the Calvert Indices, and has placed focus on investment research and emphasis on environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors integrated with investment decisions.
John began his career in the investment management industry in 1987. He has managed socially responsible investments at the request of institutional clients, including public funds, religious institutions, and college and university endowments since 1991. Before joining Calvert Research and Management, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Calvert Investments. Previously, he was President, Director and Principal of Portfolio 21, a boutique firm specializing in global environmental investing, and spent 20 years at AMG Funds (and its predecessors), a firm he co-founded and where he served as President, CEO and Chair of the Investment Committee. He served as President and Board Member of Calvert Funds and previously served in those roles at Managers Funds and Managers AMG Funds. John also served as a Board Member and Chair of the Audit and Finance Committee of Calvert Impact Capital.
John is a founding member of the Investor Advisory Group of the Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB), a group of leading asset owners and asset managers committed to improving the quality and comparability of sustainability-related disclosure by corporations for use by investors. He also serves as Senior Advisor to the Impact Measurement and Allocation Program at Boston University and is a member of the Advisory Board of the ESG Initiative of Wharton School of Business. He was one of eight members of the Leadership Council of the Impact-Weighted Global Accounts Initiative at Harvard Business School, which drove the creation of financial accounts that reflect a company’s financial, social and environmental performance. As part of the council, John was responsible for creating accounting statements that transparently capture the impact that companies have on society and the environment. He has also served as a member of Merck’s External Sustainability Advisory Council.
John earned a B.S. from the University of Wisconsin, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.