About Al Gore
Former Vice President Al Gore is co-founder and chairman of Generation Investment Management, a partnership that is focused on a new approach to sustainable investing. He is also co-founder and chairman of Current TV, an Emmy Award-winning, independent cable and satellite television news and information network based on viewer-created content and citizen journalism. In addition, Gore is a senior partner with the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, a member of the board of directors of Apple and senior adviser to Google.
Gore spends the majority of his time as chairman of The Climate Reality Project, a non-profit focused on solutions to the climate crisis.
Gore was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1976, 1978, 1980 and 1982 and the U.S. Senate in 1984 and 1990. He was inaugurated as the forty-fifth Vice President of the United States on January 20, 1993, and served eight years. During the Administration, Gore was a central member of President Clinton’s economic team. He served as President of the Senate, a Cabinet member, a member of the National Security Council and as the leader of a wide range of Administration initiatives.
He is the author of the bestsellers Earth in the Balance, An Inconvenient Truth, The Assault on Reason, and Our Choice: A Plan to Solve the Climate Crisis. He is the subject of an Oscar-winning documentary and is the co-recipient, with the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize for “informing the world of the dangers posed by climate change.”
About Anric Blatt
Anric Blatt is one of the original founders and Chairman of the Global Fund Exchange Group. Founded in 2005, the group operates businesses focused on providing global institutions with sustainable investment solutions to create a legacy for future generations through prudent and profitable investments into the most compelling vital asset classes. His research covers demographics and mega macro trends such as energy, water, agriculture, and other scarce natural resources.
Anric Blatt is the co-portfolio manager of the Earth Wind & Fire funds and the AquaTerra fund and is noted for his compelling theme based approach to macro investing and is well known for his candid speaking style . Throughout his 20 year career, Mr Blatt has acquired expertise across all asset classes through posts in the US, Switzerland, Hong Kong and Africa. He is an innovative thinker with vision and leadership, a proven aptitude for detecting talent and is known for his strategic focus in moving companies and organizations forward in their goals. He serves on various non-profit boards, including the Federal Enforcement Homeland Security Foundation and the Terra Primus, Earth First ! Foundation.
About Global Fund Exchange
Founded in 2005, the Global Fund Exchange Group, is an investment management group unlike most others. Our clients are under our care and protection. We serve our clients by designing and implementing sustainable and profitable investment strategies that inspire a proud legacy.
After all, the earth was not given to us by our parents, it was loaned to us by our children.
At Global Fund Exchange, we believe strongly that investments need to have a compelling purpose. Our vision is to create a sustainable legacy for future generations through prudent and profitable investments in the most compelling vital asset classes and mega macro trends, including clean energy, water, agriculture, energy and natural resources.
We have the privilege of serving those in the investment community who serve others.
- Future generation funds
- Educational and medical institutions
- Religious service, emergency and volunteer services pension funds
- Endowments and foundations
Through value added partnerships, the group has created tailor made multi-manager portfolios exceeding US$2 billion for some of the world’s most sophisticated pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and other institutions in global tactical asset allocation, alternative investments, energy, commodity and multi-strategies.