General Investing >> Money Manager Interviews >> December 25, 2000

Socially Responsible Investing: R. Martini / J. Gorte – The Calvert Group Ltd

RENO J. MARTINI is Chief Investment Officer, and Senior Vice President of The Calvert Group, Ltd. He oversees management of all the firm's portfolios and has 22 years experience in the securities industry, 18 years with Calvert. Mr. Martini has been the head of the investment area since 1985 and is responsible for determining the strategy and direction for all fixed income accounts. He also is responsible for selection and oversight of all Calvert's equity managers. Mr. Martini serves on various Calvert Group Boards, Acacia National Board and is a member of the Calvert Management Committee. He attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania and holds several registrations with the National Association of Securities Dealers. Profile
Dr. JULIE FOX GORTE is Senior Social Research Analyst with The Calvert Group, Ltd. Before joining the firm in 1999, Dr. Gorte worked for the Northeast-Midwest Institute, working with members of Congress to develop legislation. Prior to that, Dr. Gorte was Program Manager for Technology Analysis at the Environmental Protection Agency's Climate Policies and Programs division. Dr. Gorte served for two years as Vice President for Ecological and Economics Research at The Wilderness Society. She spent nearly 14 years at the Office of Technology Assessment where she was a Senior Analyst and Project Director. Dr. Gorte earned her MS and PhD in Resource Economics from Michigan State University, and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Forest Management from Northern Arizona University. Profile
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