How do financial institutions balance their responsibility to protect the monetary value of their funds with the ethical responsibility to support sustainable projects? Jason Mitchell, Co-Head of Responsible Investment at Man PLC, will be speaking about the actions financial institutions are taking, and why, as well as how we as individuals can invest responsibly.
Jason Mitchell is Co-Head of Responsible Investment at Man Group and co-chairs Man Group’s Stewardship and Active Ownership Committee.
After two years advising the UK government on infrastructure development across Sub-Saharan Africa, Jason joined Man GLG in 2010 as a portfolio manager before becoming a sustainability strategist across Man Group in 2017.
Jason’s sustainable investment contributions have featured in international publications including as a contributing author to the CFA UK’s Certificate in ESG Investing Textbook (Ed. 2, 2020). He also hosts the award-winning podcast series, A Sustainable Future. Jason serves on the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group Lab Steering Group, Sustainable Accounting Standards Board Investor Advisory Group, the CFA Institute’s ESG Technical Committee, the Alternative Investment Manager Association’s Responsible Investment Committee and the UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment Academic Advisory Committee.