Chief Investment Officer - ESG Corporate Strategy & Investment Firm

Job title : Chief Investment Officer - ESG Corporate Strategy & Investment Firm
Location : United States of America
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : $300,000 - $350,000
Salary high : 350000
Salary low : 300000

Chief Investment Officer - ESG Corporate Strategy & Investment Firm

Location: Remote, US with a heavy preference for NY, NY.

​The Client
​Piper Maddox have partnered with a start-up global sustainability strategy and investment firm. Currently in dark-mode, they will announce launch in Q1 2023. Our client help business leaders accelerate their journey to 2050 and through 1) operationally viable, financially prudent net zero strategies and 2) science-based and growth-focused capital allocations within the climate and sustainability marketplace.

Our client's purpose is to catalyze economic, societal and nature-based prosperity. Their mission is to accelerate growth and gloabl sustainability. Their vision is a thriving, equitable lo-carbon global economy and a livable world for future generations.

Co-founded by senior leaders in Sustainability Management Consulting, Institutional Investing and Global Climate Policy, they are a values driven firm with emphasis on empowerment, inspiration, authenticity, innovation and equity.

This is a confidential search, so please apply for more details.



  • 15+ years across Investing, Portfolio Management and developing investment strategies

  • 8+ years of ESG Investing and creating frameworks for ESG Investment Strategies

  • We aren't looking for someone "riding the ESG wave" but a passionate Sustainability & ESG executive that has shown the initiative for a decade plus in their work experiences

  • Start-up mentality, these are all adjectives that should describe you; entrepreneurial, motivated, energetic, organized, relentless, grafter,

    creative, passionate, authentic, kind, humble, thoughtful, ability to wear many hats,

  • Interdisciplinary skills across ESG, Net Zero Strategy, Investment Strategy, Corporate Strategy, Policy and more.

  • Sustainability, ESG, Net Zero thought leadership; whether through deep advanced studies, publications, media etc

  • Degrees, and preferably, Advanced Degrees in Environmental Sustainability and Finance or related fields

Piper Maddox are a quickly growing Executive Search & Recruitment Talent Partner across Sustainability & ESG, Renewable Energy and CleanTech. We have a growing number of partners in the industry that are looking for top talent. If this role looks interesting, but does not fit your experience, please feel free to reach out to the team to discover other opportunities that may more directly align with what you are looking for.

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