Workshop #3.1: Integrating ESG issues in investment decision – making

Trainer: Gabriel Karageorgiou Head of Client Services | Partner Arabesque Partners

Mission

Familiarize participants with:

  • the nature of non-financial information
  • recent developments on disclosure and standardization and,
  • the importance of ESG Integration from an investor’s standpoint

Target group

  • Asset owners (pension funds, insurance companies)
  • Private bankers / Wealth Management platforms
  • Investment Managers (Fund of Funds)
  • Company Executives

Required knowledge

A keen interest to continuously learn on the following topics: corporate strategy, portfolio management, sustainability, quantitative strategies.

Draft agenda

  • Introduction of Arabesque
  • Sustainability as a mega-trend
  • Evidence on the importance of sustainability
  • The Arabesque Approach
  • Discussion on the challenges and space for improvement
  • Q&A