General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> September 19, 2017

Incorporating ESG Factors in a Fixed Income Fund

Palm, Samantha D.
Samantha D. Palm is a Portfolio Manager of the Parnassus Fixed Income Fund at Parnassus Investments. Ms. Palm joined the company in 2013. Prior to joining the firm, she was a Vice President within Wells Fargo Securities’ fixed income group. Previously, Ms. Palm was at Robert W. Baird & Co. where she was an Equity Research Analyst. Ms. Palm graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural and applied economics. Profile
TWST: Can you briefly tell us about the firm and the fund that you manage?

Ms. Palm: Parnassus Investments was founded in 1984 by Jerome Dodson in San Francisco. We are a mutual fund