The OIP Investment Trust takes an active role as a shareholder. This activity includes personal engagement with corporate leadership in the areas important to our participants. On an annual basis the OIP Investment Trust engages with 50+ companies.
Recent corporate engagement activity includes engagement with:
- mining companies
- oil and gas companies
- financial institutions
- the food and beverage industry
- pharmaceutical corporations
- personal care industry
- utility companies.
In addition to personal contact, the OIP files resolutions, co-files resolutions, attends AGMs (annual general meetings of shareholders), participates in global symposium that encourage impact investing and meets periodically with senior management in the companies of greatest interest to our participants.
Our Chief of Faith Consistent Investing, Father Séamus Finn, serves as the Chair of the Board of the ICCR and is a Consultant to the US Province of Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate JPIC Office. Fr. Séamus has also been consulted by numerous financial institutions globally to enhance their ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) compliance as well as foster their impact investment commitments.