Metzler expands ESG Integration team

Metzler expands ESG Integration team

Metzler Asset Management has appointed Axel Hesse to incorporate and develop Environmental- Social- and Governance (ESG) criteria into the group’s portfolio management strategy.

Hesse holds a Phd in Economics specialised in sustainable investments, he has been acting as an adviser on sustainable investments for more than 20 years.

In his new role, he will report directly to Metzler Asset Management CIO Rainer Matthes.

Gerhard Wiesheu, partner in charge of asset management at Metzler comments on the appointment: This new appointment aims to ensure that the existing quality of Metzler Asset Management serives is equally applicable within our sustainable asset management services.”