When Stephen Lovell used to visit his grandparents as a kid, it was like entering the world of Cole Porter or The Great Gatsby. People dressed in tuxedos and sipped cocktails. They owned boats, airplanes, a hobby farm. Not to mention a lavish mansion in Ontario, Canada, and a summer home in Southampton, New York.
He estimates that his grandfather, who founded the John Forsyth Shirt Co, had a fortune of at least $70 million in today’s dollars.
In 2016 Mercier Vanderlinden decided to become the first Carbon Neutral Asset Manager in Belgium. We are very conscious of climate change and the toll it will take on future generations. By opting for “CO2 Neutrality” we take responsibility for the real impact of our CO2 emissions, rather than shifting it onto society.