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Event Date Wed May 11 BST (9 days ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Tue May 10 7:00pm - Tue May 10 7:00pm
Location Online
Region EMEA
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Where ESG risk leaders connect, exchange ideas and make vital steps towards the new future of finance
ESG is seeing massive money inflows due to the growing importance of climate action. With global ESG assets expected to reach $53 trillion by 2025, many are searching for ways to better analyze and improve how their business and their investments perform when it comes to impact-investment decision making.​

The event will gather 250+ ESG risk management and investment strategy decision makers from asset managers, hedge funds, life insurance firms, pension funds and investment banks in the UK and Europe, guaranteeing that you leave with new ideas, new connections and a new perspective on ESG risk management and climate risk.

Key themes for 2022 include:
• Net Zero
• Carbon Disclosure
• ESG Data
• Climate Risk Modeling
• Impact Investing
• Policy

Speakers

2022 Speakers

ADVISORY BOARD:

Arik Ben Dor
Head of quantitative equity research, Barclays

Bala Ayyar
Managing Director & Chief Data Officer, SG Americas, Société Générale

Christian Kjaer
Head of liquid markets, ATP

Edward Mitby
ESG investing and data, portfolio decarbonization, Vanguard

Hervé Duteil
Chief sustainability officer, americas, BNP Paribas

Kenneth Ruskin
Head of sustainable investing, equities, PineBridge Investments

Stacy Swann
CEO, Climate Finance Advisors, BLLC

Lakshmi Murthy
Global lead - climate risk, ESG, sustainability analytics, Credit Suisse

Nasreen Kasenally
Global chief risk officer and head of sustainability risk, UBS Asset Management

Nick Stansbury
Head of climate solutions, Legal & General Investment Management

Lukasz Pomorski
Head of ESG research, AQR Capital Management

Richard Freund
Senior manager, municipal finance and public infrastructure, CDP North America

Will Hadfield
Investing editor, Risk.net

SPEAKERS:

Nick Stansbury
Head of climate solutions, Legal & General Investment Management

Jesus Martinez
Senior portfolio manager, Aegon Asset Management

Sarah Bratton Hughes
Head of ESG and sustainable investing, American Century Investments

Raj Singh
Former Chief Risk Officer at SwissRE and Non-executive Director, AIB

Nicole Carter
Deputy head of ESG strategy and head of Benelux, AQR Capital

Mili Fomicov
Researcher, Imperial College London (Centre for Climate Finance and Investment)

Mardi McBrien
Managing director, Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB)

Will Hadfield
Investing editor, Risk.net

Krista Tukiainen
Head of research - Market Intelligence, Climate Bonds Initiative

Peter Mennie
Global head of ESG integration & research, and global head of investment risk & quantitative analytics, Manulife Investment Management

FACULTY SPEAKERS:

Alice Hill
Senior fellow for energy and the environment/ Former special assistant to President Obama and senior director for resilience policy on the National Security Council, Council on Foreign Relations

Piers Haben
Director of banking markets, innovation and consumers, European Banking Authority

Nasreen Kasenally
Global chief risk officer and head of sustainability risk, UBS Asset Management

Martin Mühleisen
Special advisor in the Office of the managing director, IMF

Magnus Billing
Chief executive officer, Alecta

Sven Gentner
Head of asset management unit, DG FISMA, EU Commission

Sally Bednar
Managing Director head of capital markets and ESG solutions group, Wells Fargo Securities

Herman Bril
Incoming CEO/ Former CIO, Arabesque/ UN Pension Joint Staff Pension Fund

Maria Lombardo
Head of ESG Advisory Sustainable Finance, Standard Chartered Bank

Lisa Sachs
Director, Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment

Simone Utermarck
Director of sustainable finance, International Capital Market Association (ICMA)

David Semaya
Executive chairman of the board & representative director, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Asset Management

Michael Lewis
Head of sustainable finance research, DWS

Elree Winnett Seelig
Head of environmental, social and governance for markets and securities services, Citi

Lindsey Matthews
Chief risk officer, Universities Superannuation Scheme

Carlo Funk
Head of ESG investment strategy, State Street Global Advisors

Thomas Fekete
Head of sustainable investment solutions for EMEA and APAC, BlackRock

Valeria Piani
Executive Director, sustainable and impact investing, UBS Asset Management

Martina Macpherson, FICRS
Head of ESG strategy & GMC member, ODDO BHF Asset Management

Claudia Chapman
Head of stewardship - Regulatory Standards Division, Financial Reporting Council

Dong Hun Jang
Chief investment officer, POBA

Christian Kjaer
Head of liquid markets, ATP

Krista Tukiainen
Head of research - Market Intelligence, Climate Bonds Initiative

Margaret-Ann Splawn
Executive director, Climate Markets and Investment Association

Peter Mennie
Global head of ESG integration & research, and global head of investment risk & quantitative analytics, Manulife Investment Management

Dr. Christine Chow
Board Member, ICGN (International corporate governance network)

Jeff Cohen
Director of capital markets integration - head of private investments initiatives, SASB – Sustainability Accounting Standards Board

Brunno Maradei
Global head of responsible investment, Aegon Asset Management

Christopher Greenwald
Head of sustainable investment research, sustainable and impact investing, UBS Asset Management

Jeroen Bos
Head of specialist equity & responsible investing, NN Investment Partners

Audun Grønn
Consultant, Norges Bank

Dr. Nina Seega
Research director for sustainable finance, Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL)

Rodolphe Bocquet
Global head of ESG, Qontigo

Jarek Olszowka
Head of sustainable finance, Nomura

Mili Fomicov
Researcher, Imperial College London (Centre for Climate Finance and Investment)

Todd Arthur Bridges
Global head of sustainable investing and ESG research, Arabesque

Mark Manning
Sustainable finance and stewardship, lead, FCA

Katia Karousakis
Biodiversity team leader, OECD

Jason Mitchell
Co-head of responsible investment, Man Group

Mike Chen, PhD
Director, dynamic equity & lead portfolio manager, global sustainable equity, PanAgora Asset Management

Jessica Attard
Head of health & food, ShareAction

Chris McHugh
Director, centre for sustainable finance, The London Institute of Finance and Banking

Sylvain Forté
CEO, SESAMm

Vicki Benjamin
Chief executive officer, Karner Blue Capital

Dr Arthur Krebbers
Head of sustainable Finance corporates, NatWest Markets

Gerrit Ledderhof
Responsible investment manager & chair of the Aegon NV Climate Change Working Group, Aegon Asset Management

Emmanuel Hauptmann
Partner and senior equity fund manager, RAM Active Investments

Jesus Martinez
Senior portfolio manager, Aegon Asset Management

Seiji Kawazoe
Stewardship Officer, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank

Mardi McBrien
Managing director, Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB)

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Partners

MEDIA PARTNERS:
• Global Risk Community
• O.R.X