Pathfinder is predominantly owned by New Zealand-based shareholders (including senior management) and is part of the global wealth management company Alvarium. This is a London based wealth manager with operations in the UK, Europe, USA, South East Asia and now Australia. We have a team of extraordinary talent united in their focus on curbing climate change through a high performing, ESG-centric investment approach.
Pathfinder is a B Corp Certified business, and a signatory to the United Nation Principles for Responsible Investment. All three of its KiwiSaver funds are certified by the Responsible Investment Association Australasia. This certification also applies to the Global Water Fund and Global Responsibiity Fund. Certified B Corporations are businesses that meet the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose.
As a social enterprise, Pathfinder KiwiSaver Plan is also a vehicle for driving change. 20% of our KiwiSaver management fees are donated to New Zealand charities to support the great work they do in the community. Parent company Alvarium is also a supporter of the Prince's Trust in the UK and New Zealand. The trust is an international charity that educates, enables and empowers young people.