The ESG Initiative at the Wharton School


Focus on ESG

Outlet: Inspiring Impact Magazine
Witold Henisz sits down for a Q&A to break down how the new ESG Initiative at the Wharton School delivers 
research, educates students and executives, and seeks to influence practice and policy.

ESG—short for Environmental, Social and Governance—is all the buzz in the business and investment worlds. But what exactly is ESG? And what is Wharton doing in this emerging field? Witold (Vit) Henisz, the recently appointed Vice Dean and Faculty Director of the ESG Initiative at the Wharton School, answers your questions.