Temple is an investor in companies in the clean energy, sustainable agriculture/food and water sectors. He is part of a group of family offices investing in project finance, corporate equity and debt structures of sustainability focused funds and companies. Temple has more than 20 years of experience in direct investing, managing operations, corporate financing and project finance for early-stage and growth companies in rapidly changing environments. Temple lectures at MIT and Harvard regarding frameworks for family offices seeking to develop domain expertise, investment knowledge and financial skills to be more effective private market investors. He co-founded the Harvard Kennedy School Program "Impact Investing Strategy for the Next Generation" under the Initiative for Responsible Investing.