Prosek Partners and Blue Dot Capital launch integrated ESG offering for investor relations
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Prosek Partners, a leading integrated marketing and communications firm, today announced the launch of an investor relations (IR) advisory services offering in environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) in partnership with Blue Dot Capital, a strategic consulting firm in sustainable finance.
Prosek acquired a stake in Blue Dot in 2021 to enhance the company’s ESG capabilities and offer strategic ESG advice to financial services clients. The new offering announced today, developed specifically for public and early-stage companies, combines Prosek’s IR experience with Blue Dot’s ESG and sustainable finance expertise to offer ESG guidance to companies as they navigate in the ESG landscape and effectively communicate their ESG value proposition to investors.
“Public market firms today face heightened stakeholder expectations around ESG strategy and disclosure,” said Alex Jorgensen, senior vice president, head of investor relations at Prosek Partners. “This new offering from Prosek and Blue Dot combines best-in-class RI and ESG advice to help clients align ESG policies and programs with investor priorities and create ESG stories that resonate with the investment community.”
“For companies looking to institutionalize their ESG programs, refine ESG disclosures, or better align with the expectations of investors and ESG rating agencies, Blue Dot and Prosek can help,” said Chris Miller, Director and head of IR practice at Blue Dot Capital. “Our experience and expertise working with leading investors and data providers gives us the perspective to help our clients cut through the noise and focus on developing ESG programs and disclosures that matter and create insights. the value.”
The new integrated offering will be led within Prosek by Alex Jorgensen and Alex Straus. Jorgensen brings deep ESG experience, working with Temasek Management Services, Stewardship Asia Centre, the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to develop the inaugural management code for institutional investors in the market in 2014 Since then, he has advised and led numerous investor engagement campaigns, annual report processes and proxy contests. Straus played a fundamental role in the development of an ESG offering at Real Chemistry before joining Prosek in 2021, and advised on the development of numerous ESG programs in the life sciences and biotechnology sectors.
Chris Miller will lead Blue Dot’s work on the offer. In addition to evolving Blue Dot’s IR practice, Chris works with financial services clients on the development of ESG programs across asset classes and thematic areas. Prior to joining Blue Dot, Chris was a Vice President at Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), where he was responsible for the development and implementation of global thematic proxy voting guidelines and shareholder performance recommendations. companies on ESG issues for asset owners and managers.
About Prosek Partners
Every brand has a story to tell. And we are experts to say it. Prosek Partners is a certified woman-owned company, one of the largest integrated and independent communications and marketing firms in the United States, and one of the few national midsize companies to offer global capabilities through its office of London and its international network. Specializing in providing a full range of communications solutions to financial and professional services companies, the company delivers an unexpected level of passion, creativity and marketing acumen. Services include digital and traditional media relations, financial communications, public affairs, investor relations, transaction services, crisis communications and issues management, content creation, editing, media training and more. Its strategic brand offering – Prophecy by Prosek – takes a holistic approach to creative branding and storytelling, with capabilities spanning all facets of advertising, strategy and design to deliver breakthrough results. The company was named “Best Agency to Work For” by PRovoke and “Global and North American Corporate/Financial Agency of the Year,” Fastest-Growing Inc. 5000 Company, “Best Company Public Relations in America” by Observer, and a “Best Place to Work in Public Relations” by PR News. For more information on Prosek partners, please visit www.prosek.com or follow the company on LinkedIn.
About Blue Dot Capital
Blue Dot Capital is a sustainable finance consulting firm. We partner with financial services firms to support the development and end-to-end execution of ESG and impact investing programs, capabilities and products. Our clients and partners include asset managers, alternative investment managers, family offices and data providers. For more information on Blue Dot Capital, please visit www.bluedotcapital.co or follow the company on LinkedIn.