Rolling Stone Round-up (September 2022)

The Rolling Stone Round-up is SRI-CONNECT's monthly review of changing roles and responsibilities within the SRI & corporate governance community.  It is one of the ways that we keep SRI connected.

Sustainable ROCKERS

The following people have taken on new responsibilities within their firm over the past month or so:

  • Sudeep AR has taken on the role of Senior Manager – ESG Analytics & Client Delivery at S&P Global [Company]
  • Kate McGrath has taken on the role of ESG Investment Manager at abrdn
  • David LAURENT has taken on the role of Directeur Transformation écologique at Entreprises pour l'Environnement (EpE)
  • David Harms has taken on the role of Managing Partner at Valentine Thomas
Responsible ROLLERS

The following people have moved to take on SRI or corporate governance responsibilities at new firms over the past month or so:

  • Rowan Griffin has joined Queensland Investment Corporation (QIC) as Executive Director.  Rowan was previously at HMC Capital.
  • Alexandra Basirov has joined BofA Merrill Lynch (Investment Bank) as Head of EMEA ESG Advisory & Financing Solutions.  Alexandra was previously at BNP Paribas.
  • Michelle McCulloch has joined Sustainable Fitch as Senior Director Head of ESG Ratings Americas.  Michelle was previously at Sustainalytics.
  • Kristin Parello-Plesner has joined Danske Bank as Head of Group Sustainability.  Kristin was previously at EKF Denmark's Export Credit Agency.
  • Lizzette Butkiewicz has joined Upfield as Head of Climate and Nature.  Lizzette was previously at HSBC.
  • Carlos Martin Tornero has joined Financial Conduct Authority as Senior ESG Specialist.  Carlos was previously at Responsible Investor.
  • Ylva Hannestad has joined EQT Group as Director, Transformation Lead Sustainable Finance & Client Relations.  Ylva was previously at Nordea.
  • Mario Lopez-Alcala has joined Brown Brothers Harriman as ESG Program Manager.
  • Hans-Christoph Hirt has joined UBS Asset Management as Head of Impact Engagement .  Hans-Christoph was previously at Federated Hermes.
  • Lily Tomson has joined University of Cambridge [University] as Senior Research Associate.  Lily was previously at ShareAction.
  • Marisol Hernandez has joined Quilter as Head of Responsible Investment.  Marisol was previously at UN PRI.
  • Amandeep Singh has joined Northern Trust (Investments) as Vice President.  Amandeep was previously at DWS Group.
  • Raj Singh has joined Phoenix Group as Senior Engagement Analyst.  Raj was previously at Church of England Pensions Board.
  • Paul Hewitt has joined London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) as Responsible Investment Manager.  Paul was previously at Minerva Analytics.
  • Andrew R. McKee has joined DPAM - Degroof Petercam Asset Management as Fund Manager.  Andrew R. was previously at Columbia Threadneedle Investments.
  • Ulla Paajanen has joined Kreab as Director, ESG and Investor Relations.  Ulla was previously at Stora Enso.
  • Nicole Gehrig has joined CFA Institute as Director, ESG Codes and Standards.  Nicole was previously at PGIM. 
Contact us

So, if your job has changed recently, please:

  • update your SRI-CONNECT profile and
  • notify us via this form: Rockers - if you have a new role / responsibilities at the same firm
  • notify us via this form: Rollers - if you have joined a new firm
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