Michael Cappucci is the senior vice president for compliance and sustainable investing of Harvard Management Company (HMC). He joined HMC in 2012.
Cappucci helps to manage HMC’s sustainable investment program, where he focuses on integrating ESG factors in HMC’s private fund investments. He is also part of the compliance group that supports HMC’s investment activities. In this capacity, he has extensive expertise in the structuring and implementation of various investment strategies, including private fund investments, separately managed accounts, complex derivatives, and listed equity.
He has written on the topics of sustainable investing, regulatory reform, and teamwork, and his article on ESG integration has been featured in the Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Responsible Investor, and the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance. He is a member of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment hedge fund advisory committee and private equity advisory committee.
Prior to joining HMC, Cappucci served in the Fidelity Investments legal department, and as an associate in the private funds group at Ropes & Gray LLP. Michael holds a J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law and a B.A. in Philosophy from Tufts University.