David Richardson, CFA®
Impax Asset Management, Executive Director, Global Head of Marketing & Client Service
David W. Richardson, CFA® is the Executive Director, Global Head of Marketing and Client Service for Impax Asset Management, sub-adviser to the Pax World Global Environmental Markets Fund, and serves on its Executive Committee. Impax is a leading global equity manager focused on the investment opportunities in the transition to a low carbon, sustainable economy. Impax manages over $6 B in public and private strategies primarily for institutional clients globally.
David joined Impax in 2012 from Global Energy Investors, a private equity firm where he was a co-founder and Managing Partner. He previously co-founded and served for 22 years as Managing Director of Business Development at Dwight Asset Management Company, a fixed income manager acquired by Goldman Sachs Asset Management.
Prior to Dwight, David headed Project Development at Mark Technologies Corporation where he led the development of a number of large scale wind energy projects. David received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California. He is licensed as a Civil Engineer and as a private pilot. David was a founding member of the Vermont CFA Society and served as President for two consecutive terms. He is a frequent presenter and contributor to financial publications including Pensions & Investments, Institutional Investor, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, CNBC and is a frequent contributor to Huffington Post on investment topics around sustainable investments. David is a member of the Global Leadership Council and the Sustainable Investing Advisory Council of the World Resources Institute.
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