2:45–3:15 p.m.

Cultivating Diversity as Part of Company Culture

Christopher J. Ailman
Chief Investment Officer
CalSTRS

Lynn S. Blake, CFA
CIO, Global Equity Beta Solutions
State Street Global Advisors

Jennifer M. Johnson
President and Chief Operating Officer
Franklin Resources, Inc.

Margaret E. Franklin, CFA, Moderator
President
BNY Mellon Wealth Management, Canada

  • Good governance policies and the quest to achieve increased diversity on boards of public companies—what does it take to move the needle?
  • Influencing change from within investment firms and the importance of tone at the top
  • How investment managers can achieve greater success through diverse cultures
  • Career advice for those aspiring to senior positions at investment firms or appointments to corporate boards of directors