On December 15 Cornerstone Capital Group hosted a discussion with Avi Deutsch, co-founder of LAVAN, a global community bringing together Jewish values and the power of business to repair the world.  The session was moderated by John Wilson, Cornerstone’s Head of Corporate Governance, Engagement and Research, whose career includes time as Director of Socially Responsible Investing for Christian Brothers Investment Services, an investment advisor to Catholic Institutions, as well as service as Vice-Chair of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility.

In this interview, Avi discusses his goal in founding LAVAN and the principles of Judaism that inform his approach to investing. John and Avi also discuss some of the similarities in approach across different faiths.