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Russell Investments appoints head of responsible investment
18 July 2013
Role overseeing global responsible investment efforts
Russell Investments has appointed Mike Clark as director of responsible investment.
Clark, who currently chairs the Russell Sustainability Council, will be responsible for leading on developing Russell’s global responsible investment capabilities and promoting sustainable practices, as well as steering the asset manager's support of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment.
Pascal Duval, Emea CEO, Russell Investments said: “Russell Investments is committed to developing its responsible investment capabilities, in particular the continuing analysis of ESG factors into decision-making.
“Mike has successfully led our Sustainability Council since its inception over three years ago when Russell became a UNPRI signatory. This appointment follows from that ongoing commitment.”
Clark has been with Russell since 1995 and was most recently a director in Russell’s Pensions Solutions Group.