Tony Tursich contributes more than 25 years of experience in socially and environmentally responsible investing strategies. Together with Co-Portfolio Manager Jim Madden, Tony leads the firm’s Sustainable Equities Team. He joined Calamos Investments following its 2021 acquisition of Pearl Impact Capital, LLC, the company he founded in 2018, where he served as Chief Investment Officer and as portfolio manager since inception for three ESG-integrated portfolios. Prior to launching Pearl Impact Capital, Tony and Jim served as portfolio managers for Trillium ESG Global Equity Fund (PORTX), which was launched in 1999 at Portfolio 21 and acquired by Trillium Asset Management in 2014. Tony is an investment advisory board member for Multnomah County, Oregon, and a board member for the CFA Society of Portland. He graduated from Montana State University with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and received an MBA from Portland State University.