Jeff Gitterman is a widely recognized leader in the ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) and sustainable investing field, and the creator of SMART (Sustainability Metrics Applied to Risk Tolerance)® Investing Solutions, a suite of global climate-aware allocation strategies available to individual investors, small institutions, and financial advisory firms.
Jeff has over 30 years of experience as a financial advisor, with a primary focus on high net worth individuals and higher education professionals. Gitterman Wealth Management, LLC specializes in working with individual investors as well as college and university professionals via the New Jersey Alternate Benefit Program (ABP) and the Public Employee Retirement System (PERS).
Jeff began realigning Gitterman Wealth Management towards ESG and sustainable investing in 2015, after launching the firm’s SMART Investing Solutions. In 2020, the firm expanded to provide thought leadership and practice management offerings to the financial advisory and institutional markets through Gitterman Asset Management.
Jeff is also the co-host of TheIMPACT TV show, which airs on fintech.tv and Bloomberg TV, and the author of Beyond Success: Redefining the Meaning of Prosperity. Noted as an “ESG expert” by Financial Advisor magazine, he has also been featured in the past in Barron’s, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, and CNN, among many others.
Jeff also serves on the Board of Directors for the Child Health Institute of New Jersey at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and dedicates much of his free time to raising funds and awareness for the autism community.