Episode 7 - Practicing the King's Economy with Brian Fikkert

Many of our listeners are familiar with Dr. Brian Fikkert as one of the bestselling authors of When Helping Hurts and several other books. He’s the President of The Chalmers Center for Economic Development, a research and training center that is dedicated to helping groups declare the kingdom of God by bringing economic development and spiritual transformation to the poor. He’s been a part of some fascinating new books that tackle some of the deep ideas of Gleaning and how it affects our view of Faith Driven Investing. Its an idea that they like to say is “Practicing the Kings Economy”. He’s on our podcast to share a little bit about what they learned in the process of writing these new books. Listen in to learn more...

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Episode 6 - Truth Telling and Impact Investing with Aimee Minnich

Today we’re in Kansas City connecting with Aimee Minnich, one of the Co-Founders of the Impact Foundation. Previously, she was president of the largest affiliate of the National Christian Foundation. She’s also no stranger to the podcast—she’s a regular contributor and co-host when we have guests in the area of Impact Investing. But today, we are turning the microphones around to get a chance to hear more of her story and what she’s seeing from her front row seat of what God is doing through the generosity and investments of faithful men and women around the world.

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Episode 5 - The Investor as a Servant Leader with Frank Chen of Andreessen Horowitz

Our friend Frank Chen stopped by the Faith Driven Investor podcast to talk about how he’s helping entrepreneurs change the World at the Silicon Valley Venture powerhouse of Andreessen Horowitz. As Frank describes it they are “helping entrepreneurs build software companies that are eating the world.” Curious to know more about what that looks like? Tune in today…

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Episode 4 - How Faith Conversations Strengthen the Culture and Value of Companies with Christeen Rico

Today we’re in Cupertino, California connecting with Christeen Rico. She’s on the International Expansion team at Apple. She spends much of her time focused on bringing Apple's largest product—their retail stores—to life in new countries around the world. In addition to that, she is responsible for co-leading a volunteer team to define and execute programs that strengthen community and growth opportunities for the Apple Christian Fellowship, one of Apple'sDiversity Network Association. It’s a part of a growing trend that’s emerging in places like Facebook, SalesForce, Google, and many other companies. As Faith Driven Investors we have an opportunity to support these movements and encourage other companies to do the same. Let’s listen in on our conversation…

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Episode 3 - Creating Abundance to Decrease Competition with Trae Stephens of Founders Fund

Trae Stephens of Founders Fund joins us on the podcast today to continue the conversation around Faith Driven Investing. In this episode, Trae breaks down the relationship between abundance and competition and how great business ideas not only solve problems, but do so in a way that creates abundance and decreases competition. We hope you enjoy listening to Trae talk effortlessly about investing, philosophy, and everything in between

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Episode 2 - How 'Love Thy Neighbor' Turned from a Command to a Business with Pete Kelly of Apartment Life

We can’t think of a better place to start the Faith Driven Investor Podcast than with the great story of Apartment Life, led by Pete Kelly. Since 2000, Pete and his team have helped apartment owners care for residents by connecting them in relationships, which pays incredible dividends for everyone. Listen in to hear how Apartment Life delivers a great return and an even greater impact. We think the work they are doing has the potential to revolutionize the way businesses interact with real estate across the world, and we think you’ll be glad you heard about it now!

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Episode 1 - What is the Faith Driven Investor? with Henry Kaestner and Aimee Minnich

Welcome to the Faith Driven Investor podcast! This is a podcast specifically for fund managers, investors, business owners, and pastors who believe God owns it all and who care deeply about how we steward our investments for financial return and gospel-centered transformation. Today’s first episode features Henry Kaestner and Aimee Minnich. Listen in as they share what God has been doing in this movement and what’s to come.

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