GSAM appoints Sisson to lead EMEA stewardship efforts

Joins from UK Financial Reporting Council

James Baxter-Derrington
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Sisson joins from the UK Financial Reporting Council
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Sisson joins from the UK Financial Reporting Council

Goldman Sachs Asset Management has appointed Jen Sisson as head of stewardship, EMEA, effective June 2021.

Based in London and reporting to global head of stewardship Catherine Winner, Sisson will lead the firm's stewardship efforts across EMEA, including proxy voting and direct engagement on ESG issues. Goldman Sachs AM appoints head of EMEA retail business She joins the firm from the UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC), where she spent four years, most recently as deputy director of stakeholder engagement and corporate affairs. In her time with the FRC, Sisson led policy outreach on ESG, audit and reporting, including the creation of the 2020 UK Stewardship Code and the 2018 UK Corporat...

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