MaryKate Bullen is part of New Forests’ investor services team and leads the company’s sustainability and corporate communications programs. This includes strategic planning and implementation of corporate sustainability and responsible investment initiatives, as well as oversight of the company’s Social and Environmental Management System and its implementation at the corporate and fund levels. MaryKate also leads corporate communications and media relations across New Forests globally. MaryKate joined New Forests in 2008, originally in the company’s advisory services team and also previously developed and managed New Forests’ corporate research program, producing policy analyses and market outlooks on key features of the timberland and environmental markets asset classes. MaryKate has a bachelor’s degree in Anthropological Sciences (Honors) with a specialisation in Population and Environment and a Master of the Arts in Latin American Studies from Stanford University.
Sarah Clawson is part of New Forests’ investor services team and leads capital raising and the investor relations program for the company’s fund products. This includes working with both current and prospective clients on due diligence, reporting, and administration as well as developing and executing marketing campaigns for new products. Sarah has over 10 years of experience in developing marketing and communications strategies tailored for the sustainable and responsible investment sector. In her previous roles she managed educational responsible investment programs designed for international institutional investors both in Australia and in Europe. Sarah has a Bachelor of Arts in French and English literature from Colgate University and is a Fulbright scholarship recipient.
Radha Kuppalli leads capital raising and investor relations for New Forests and oversees the company’s sustainability, communications, and research programs. She manages the company’s relationships with institutional clients around the world, including overseeing new client development, reporting, and client communications. She also collaborates with New Forests’ staff in Sydney, Singapore, and San Francisco on the development of investment products and strategy. Prior to this role, Radha opened and managed New Forests’ US subsidiary and was portfolio manager of the company’s Eco Products Fund. She has been with New Forests since 2006. Radha has a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and Economic Theory from American University in Washington, D.C., and an MBA and master’s degree in Environmental Management from Yale University’s School of Management and School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. She is on the Advisory Board of the Center for Business and Environment at Yale and an associate of the Yale World Fellows Program.
Simone Moshal manages New Forests’ research program as part of the investor services team. Simone’s responsibilities include coordinating the research capability for asset and environmental market data to support investment management, product development, and investor reporting. Simone joined the company in 2013 and led the development of New Forests’ market intelligence database. She has 11 years of corporate experience, nine of which have been in the funds management industry in the areas of financial research, investment reporting, and client communications. In her previous roles Simone was responsible for providing in-depth market analysis, fund and competitor analytics, investment process articulation, and reporting across both global fixed income and equities markets. Simone has a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of New South Wales and holds a Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance.