Environmental, Social and Governance
We believe that a focus on environmental, social and governance principles improves the bottom line for our investors and in portfolio companies and serves as a significant approach to risk mitigationOur ESG Policy
Pegasus is a Signatory of the UN Principles for Responsible Investment (“PRI”), the world's leading proponent of responsible investment; PRI works to understand the investment implications of ESG factors and to support its international network of investor signatories in integrating these factors into their investment and ownership decisions.
Pegasus is an active member of Ceres and its Investor Network on Climate Risk; Ceres is an advocate for sustainability leadership and mobilizes a powerful network of investors, companies and public interest groups to accelerate and expand the adoption of sustainable business practices and solutions to build a healthy global economy.
Pegasus is a member of the Global Impact Investing Network ("GIIN"), which signifies a commitment to deepening our engagement in the impact investing industry.
Regions of Climate Action
Pegasus is Chair of the Climate Finance Committee of the R20, a non-profit organization under leadership of sub-national and regional governments globally in collaboration with the UN; via policy, technology and finance, the R20 helps members implement low carbon economic development projects that measurably reduce GHGs.
Council of Institutional Investors
Pegasus is an Associate Member of CII, a nonprofit, nonpartisan association of corporate, public and union employee benefit funds and endowments with a focused policy mission: to be the leading voice for effective corporate governance practices for U.S. companies and strong shareowner rights and protections.
Clinton Global Initiative
Pegasus has partnered with CGI on a wide range of important Commitments including utilizing LED technology to measure air quality in businesses and bringing healthy LED technology to residents of public housing.
Heartland Capital Strategies
Pegasus is active in the Heartland Network, which promotes infrastructure investments to both provide strong returns and revitalize the economy; Pegasus was recently featured in Heartland’s book on responsible investment.
Pegasus is an Advisor Member of Confluence Philanthropy, non-profit, membership-based network of foundations, family and individual investors, and their investment advisors. Confluence seeks to advance Mission-Related Investing (MRI) by supporting and catalyzing its members to integrate their investment strategies into their social or environmental impact goals.
Planet Pledge Alliance
Pegasus is a Member of the Planet Pledge Alliance, a partnership with Planet Pledge. Planet Pledge is a non-profit network of top philanthropic, NGO and investment community members, advancing scalable, multi-benefit projects that significantly mitigate carbon emissions and lead us to a low-carbon economy.
Impact Management Project
Pegasus supports the Impact Management Project, a collaborative effort by thousands of global practitioners to develop a shared language for talking about, measuring and managing impact. By helping every investor and entrepreneur understand their effects on people and the planet, both positive and negative, we aim to encourage more impactful capital allocation.