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Global Impact Strategy

The Nuveen Global Impact Strategy team focuses on private equity investment that seeks to address some of the most critical sustainable development challenges of our day — income inequality and climate change — by investing in companies ready to meet these challenges while also offering the potential for attractive risk-adjusted returns.

Our approach is differentiated
  1. High quality impact deal flow & market position
    Proprietary access to 200+ potential portfolio companies through fund and sector relationships developed over a decade
  2. Disciplined, commercial approach
    Pure-play impact strategy with strong risk-adjusted returns
  3. Strong client alignment
    Our parent, TIAA, is investing alongside clients
  4. Proven track record
    Proven impact investing with $406m+ in direct and indirect private equity capital invested firmwide since 2012 aligned with the UN SDGs
  5. Dedicated, diverse and experienced team
    Eight investment professionals with broad expertise and track records in private equity and impact investing

Representative investments

A team led by experienced investors
Impact insights
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Nuveen's Global Impact Strategy has led a Series B growth equity round in Advanced Battery Concepts LLC (ABC). The investment is part of our focus to improve resource efficiency.
Responsible Investing Case study: A common language for impact
Together with the Impact Management Project and the Impact Alliance, this case study focuses on Nuveen's usage of the IMP+ACT Classification System (ICS).
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Dimitri Stathopoulos
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