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Author: Mara James

It is with great sadness that SEAF notes the death of former Director, Executive Committee Member, and Board Chairman, Robert Stillman, who passed on August 4th. After a legendary career as one of the USA’s first private equity investors at Payson & Trask and AEA Associates, Bob...

“The business of business should not be about money,” writes Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop. “It should be about responsibility.” This was how a report in Financial Times began this past week. The article, which discussed the increase in the number of ESG exchange-traded...

July 24, 2019 SEAF is proud to announce Patrick Longmire has joined SEAF as a Managing Director. He will co-lead the firm’s clean energy initiatives with a focus on bringing efficient and renewable energy and clean transport alternatives to the Caribbean. Patrick’s appointment showcases SEAF’s commitment...

The SuperReturn Emerging Markets Conference is an annual forum uniting private equity investors in emerging economies. The three-day long event serves as a platform where leading GPs in emerging and growth markets connect with international commercial LPs and DFIs looking to invest. Two of SEAF's...

In 2016, I worked in Jordan for an NGO supporting Syrian refugees, where I saw firsthand the limbo in which many refugees live--unable to work, often unable to study, and knowing full well that they are seen as a burden on their host communities. Despite...