Sonya Poller

Writer | Vancouver, Canada For the past 15 years, Sonya has been writing about and from a variety of international locales in North America, Europe and Asia, including serving as editor of CityVoices Magazine, covering stories on the Great East Japan earthquake, urban organic farming, ecology in Nepal, and disaster risk reduction. Sonya has variously worked in film, web, and print media, and her articles have spanned topics ranging from teens, to science, to travel. Most of all, however, Sonya enjoys interviewing seemingly ordinary people to uncover the unexpected.
A Socially-Conscious Investment Strategy

A Socially-Conscious Investment Strategy

Takeshi Yamasaki quit his job at Goldman Sachs because, in his words “it was about buying at a low price and selling at a high price, and that’s it.” Find out why he took a gamble to make investments that are good for society, not just for investor’s bank accounts.