First Sentier makes triple RI and corporate sustainability appointment

Double hire from Prince’s Trust and WWF

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London-based Cressida Grant will lead the firm’s global philanthropic strategy
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London-based Cressida Grant will lead the firm’s global philanthropic strategy

First Sentier Investors has made a triple appointment to its responsible investment (RI) and corporate sustainability capabilities.

Joining from the WWF, where she was a technical specialist in the organisation's sustainable finance team, new hire Joanne Lee has been given the role of RI specialist. Based in Hong Kong, she will be part of the firm's London-based RI team headed up by global RI head Will Oulton. Lee will be responsible for the delivery and promotion of RI's strategy in Asia. Another new hire is Cressida Grant, who joins as head of corporate philanthropy. David Allen joins First Sentier Investors as global head of investment management London-based Grant will lead the firm's global philanthropi...

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