Prosek Companions Acquires Stake in ESG and Sustainable Finance Consultancy Blue Dot Capital
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE) – Prosek Partners, a global financial marketing communications and special situations company, announced today that it has acquired a stake in Blue Dot Capital, a boutique sustainable finance consultancy with expertise and experience in advising investment management firms in developing comprehensive environmental and social policy and governance (ESG) and impact investing skills.
The two companies have been working closely together for almost two years, helping clients develop, expand and communicate their ESG commitments and programs to stakeholders. The merger will enable the two companies to offer the full range of ESG advisory services, including ESG policy, governance, integration, investment strategy, reporting, investor relations, narrative building, and strategic marketing and communication. This is especially important now as financial services companies and investment managers are accelerating their transition to a more sustainable business approach and future proofing their investment decisions.
Both Prosek and Blue Dot are women-run companies.
“Every asset manager we represent is committed to ESG at both corporate and product levels,” said Jennifer Prosek, CEO and Managing Partner of Prosek Partners. “We have put together a team that can build, measure and communicate the investment programs. Blue Dot will add strategic ESG and impact investment program advice to Prosek’s already solid ESG offering.
“It’s exciting to invest in an aspiring entrepreneur who also shares the energy and ethos of our culture,” said Prosek of Blue Dot’s founding partner, Sharadiya Dasgupta.
“Climate change and changing socio-economic dynamics are rapidly changing the way capital investment decisions are made,” said Dasgupta. “We look forward to working even more closely with Prosek Partners to deliver a one-stop, differentiated ESG advisory offering for investment managers to address these changes and lead to a more sustainable and climate resilient approach to business during this important transition.” This partnership enables Blue Dot to deepen our skills in sustainable investment and net-zero research. ”
About Prosek Partner Partner
Prosek Partners is one of the largest independent communications and marketing companies in the US and one of the few domestic, medium-sized companies that offers global capabilities through its London office and international network. Specializing in delivering a full range of communications solutions to finance and service companies, the company offers an unexpected level of passion, creativity and marketing expertise. Prosek Partners’ “Unboxed Communications” approach brings groundbreaking ideas to any customer engagement. Services include digital and traditional media relations, financial communication, investor relations, transactional services, crisis communication and issues management, digital marketing, design and creative services, content creation, publishing, media training and brand entertainment. The company was named by PR News, A New York Observer Power PR firm as Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Company, as “Top Place to Work in PR” and as PRvoke as “Best Agency to Work For” and “Agency of the.” excellent year. “Prosek Partners is a certified woman-owned business. For more information on Prosek partners, visit www.prosek.com or follow the agency on Twitter at www.twitter.com/prosekpr.
About Blue Dot Capital
Blue Dot Capital is a strategic sustainable financial consultancy. Blue Dot Capital works with investors and investment managers to support the development and implementation of ESG and impact investing skills across all asset classes. Blue Dot’s customers and partners include asset and wealth management firms, alternative investment firms and single family offices. You can find more information about Blue Dot Capital at www.bluedotcapital.co or follow the company on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/blue-dot-capital-inc. Blue Dot Capital is a PRI signatory and a member of the SASB alliance.