LGIM Real Asset names head of ESG

Ridhima Sharma
LGIM Real Asset names head of ESG

LGIM Real Assets has appointed Shuen Chan as head of ESG.

Chan will take the lead on ESG and support Legal & General's strategic objective to embed sustainability in all areas of its real assets business, focusing on the LGIM Real Assets real estate equity platform and its rapidly expanding private credit portfolio (which includes infrastructure).

She will report to LGIM Real Asset director of strategy and ESG and will work closely with Malcolm Hanna, the business's sustainability manager.

Most recently, Chan co-founded ESG advisory firm, Sustineri. Previously, she was a founding member and head of structured product origination at European Credit Management. Chan's early career was in debt capital markets at Deutsche Bank, Macquarie and HSBC across Asia and Europe.