Climate Leaders: Hamid Moghadam on ESG and the economics of sustainable design [podcast]
In this episode of our Climate Leaders podcast series, we talk with Hamid Moghadam, chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer of Prologis. Prologis is a global leader in industrial logistics real estate, whose strategic focus on global and regional markets has them managing, owning or developing approximately 671 million square feet (62 million square meters), valued around $57.3 billion in total assets.
In addition to his current role with Prologis, Moghadam has previously served as trustee and member of the board’s executive committee for the Urban Land Institute, as well as chairman of the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT) and the Real Estate Investment Trust Political Action Committee. In 2013, he received the Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur of the Year Overall Award and is a recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor.
In this episode, we discuss
- Commercial logistics real estate and the advantage of a global perspective.
- The economic incentives of sustainable design and constriction.
- The importance of ESG (environmental, social and governance) and how it relates to long-term performance advantages for investors.