Name
Driving ESG Initiatives in Emerging Markets: Accessing New Opportunities & Avoiding Future Pitfalls
Date & Time
Wednesday, September 21, 2022, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Olivier Dufresne Jeff Chan
Description

With many pension funds expected to push forward and make meaningful strides with their ESG initiatives, It is becoming increasingly common for investors to look abroad for sustainable investment opportunities. However, this comes with challenges of its own and range from credibility to data transparency. Join this session as our speakers share why ESG investments in emerging markets have a strong upside, how to decide which markets to utilize and how to effectively determine the risk factors.

Moderator: Olivier Dufresne, CEO and Co-Founder, ESG Natural Resources

Speakers:
Jeff Chan, Senior Portfolio Manager, ESG Investing, Canada Post Corporate Pension Plan
Hugh Smith, Manager, ESG Investment Risk, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board