Asha Mehta of Acadian AM joins ESG Summit

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Asha Mehta of Acadian AM joins ESG Summit

Asha Mehta, senior vice president, portfolio manager, director of Responsible Investing at Acadian Asset Management, is taking part in the upcoming Pan-European ESG Summit Zurich 2019, hosted by InvestmentEurope at The Dolder Grand in the Swiss city on 13-14 June.

Mehta joined Acadian in 2007 and is the lead portfolio manager and director of responsible investing. In this role, she is responsible for building Acadian's ESG principles by leading ESG research and subsequent integration of ESG factors throughout Acadian's investment process and serving as the chair of the manager's Responsible Investment Committee.

Mehta has extensive experience working with ESG considerations to create bespoke solutions. Prior to joining Acadian, she worked as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs and at Johnson & Johnson in a strategy role. Early in her career, she conducted microfinance lending in India.

She holds an MBA with Honors from The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania) and undergraduate degrees from Stanford University. Mehta is a CFA charterholder and a member of CFA Society Boston. She was named one of the Top 10 Women in Asset Management by Money Management Executive in 2016.

For further insight into the Pan-European ESG Summit Zurich 2019 click here: https://events.investmenteurope.net/esgsummit

 

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