A Conversation with Jean Case: Impact Investing and the Environment


About the Speakers

Jean CaseJean Case
CEO, The Case Foundation

JEAN CASE is a philanthropist, investor, and pioneer in the world of interactive technologies. After nearly two decades as a technology executive, Case created the Case Foundation with her husband, Steve, in 1997. She is chairman of the National Geographic Society Board of Trustees and on the advisory boards of the Harvard Business School Social Enterprise Initiative, the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society, and the U.S. National Advisory Board to the Social Impact Investing Task Force established by the G8.

Sonal ShawInterviewer
Sonal Shah
Executive Director, Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation at Georgetown University

SONAL SHAH is executive director at the Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation at Georgetown University. As an economist and entrepreneur, Shah focuses on social innovation including impact investing, data and technology for social good, and civic engagement through government, business, philanthropy, and civil society. She has served as deputy assistant to the President and founding director of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation.