Video | April 25, 2017

George Hawkins On Green Bonds & Sustainability: Goldman Sachs' Impact Investment In Social Change

George Hawkins, CEO and General Manager of DC Water, talks with Lisa Cox, manager at Sorenson Impact Center, about the first green bond in the US and how DC Water — partnered with Goldman Sachs — catalyzed innovation, social change, and sustainability in DC's water management system.

DC Water constantly strives to be a world-class water utility. Its mission is to exceed expectations by providing high quality water services in a safe, environmentally friendly, and efficient manner.

The Sorenson Impact Center marshals social capital, empowers data-driven programs, breaks down silos across sectors, and equips the next generation of leaders with social purpose. We specialize in impact investment, pay for success mediation, social innovation, triple bottom lines, and impact measurement.

To learn more about the Sorenson Impact Center's work at the David Eccles School of Business, visit

SOURCE: Sorenson Impact