Director of Sustainability and ESG
Forest Investment Associates
MaryKate Bullen leads Forest Investment Associate’s (FIA’s) sustainability and ESG programs, working across the business to identify opportunities to preserve and create value for FIA and throughout its clients’ sustainable forestry portfolios. As a Registered Investment Adviser and environmental steward, FIA has helped clients across the world invest in sustainable forestry since 1986. Throughout her career, MaryKate has focused on development and implementation of innovative approaches to sustainable investment in forestry, carbon markets, and conservation across North America, Australasia, Southeast Asia, and South America. MaryKate is an active participant in industry developments for responsible investment in forestry and natural climate solutions, including serving on working groups and advisory roles related to carbon accounting, impact measurement, and private markets responsible investment. She is a current member of the advisory councils of the Women’s Forest Congress and the Social License Platform.