The Sustainability Report and MSCI ESG Research are hosting a Panel Discussion on Fossil Fuel Divestment Exposure on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 in Sydney, Australia. The panel will address the exposures of different low carbon and fossil fuel divestment strategies from the perspective of investment risk and from a directors’ prudential responsibilities. The debate will focus on: Why investors are paying attention to the fossil fuel issue? How investors are addressing the issue? What are the risk, return and exposure implications? Who is responsible for managing the risk (asset owner or asset manager)? Hear firsthand experience from the perspective of asset owners, asset managers, asset consultants, research providers and lawyers.
The panel will include:
Michael Salvatico, Vice President, MSCI ESG Research
Alexis Cheang, Principal, Senior Responsible Investment Consultant, Mercer
Brian Scott, CEO, Amundi Asset management Australia
Maged Girgis, Partner (superannuation), Minter Ellison
For more information or to register, contact The Sustainability Report.