Lazard Asset Management strengthens sustainable investment offering with hires

Koen Popleu and Monika Kumar join from Candriam

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Lazard Asset Management expands sustainable investment offering
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Lazard Asset Management expands sustainable investment offering

Lazard Asset Management (LAM) has bolstered its sustainable investment capabilities with the appointment of Koen Popleu and Monika Kumar as portfolio managers, effective immediately.

The duo brings a combined investment experience of over 30 years and will be based in Belgium, focusing on investing in themes that support a sustainable economy. Both Popleu and Kumar will work alongside LAM's co-heads of sustainable investing ESG as well as research analysts across the firm's global investment platforms to strengthen LAM's range of sustainable investing solutions. Lazard unveils UCITS version of long/short credit fund The first strategy is expected to be made available in 2022 and will focus on opportunities related to climate change. Ron Temple, co-head multi...

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