NeuGroup Webinar

Why ESG is More Important Than Ever

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT

Sorry we missed you! View a recording of “Why ESG Is More Important Than Ever” and the slide deck to the right. Thank you for your interest.

Who Should Watch

This webinar is beneficial if you are:

  • a treasurer incorporating ESG into your credit risk engagement and financing plans
  • a sustainability finance specialist incorporating ESG into funding and investment strategies
  • managing corporate investment of cash, pension and benefit assets, venture/business development capital or advising defined contribution plans
  • a risk manager, whether dealing with insurance, financial, operational risks or enterprise risk management
  • in charge of investor relations or corporate communications to stakeholders
  • part of the executive-level CSR or sustainability team
  • advising corporate c-suites and boards on strategy, risk oversight and maximizing terminal value.
Webinar Speakers

East Coast Anniversary Party

Chief Investment Officer, Global Liquidity Markets, Senior Portfolio Manager and Executive Vice President, Federated Hermes

Join us for a special evening marking the 30th anniversary of NeuGroup. The event will take place in the Private Dining Room on the 25th floor of Electric Lemon at the Equinox Hotel in Hudson Yards. We look forward to celebrating with you our three decades of learning, networking, and growing, and, even more importantly, to sharing with you our vision of the future of NeuGroup.

Dr. Hans-Christoph Hirt

Executive Director, Head of EOS, Federated Hermes

Dr Hans-Christoph Hirt is an executive director and board member at EOS and as head of the organisation leads a multi-national team ensuring the sustainable success of the business. In this role, he is responsible for and oversees the global engagement programme and the quality of the service EOS provides to its clients around the world. Hans also leads some high-profile stewardship activities, including priority engagements with major companies in Germany and the UK, as well as interactions with key regulators and organisations. Prior to joining EOS, Hans worked with international law firm Ashurst. He is the author of numerous publications on corporate governance and law, responsible investment and stewardship. He is a member of the Corporate Governance Advisory Council of the Council of Institutional Investors and the Advisory Board of the Chief Executives for Corporate Purpose’s Strategic Investor Initiative. Hans is a UK-qualified lawyer, holds degrees in Business Administration from universities in Germany and the UK, the ACCA qualification and a PhD from the London School of Economics (LSE). He continues to be involved in academia as a Corporate Governance Fellow at the LSE’s Financial Markets Group and a Teaching Fellow at University College London. Hans speaks French, German and Mandarin.

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