ASIA AGENDA

Thursday, 27 May 2021 | 2:00PM to 5:00PM (SGT/HKT)


2:00 PM | Welcome address
Natalie Kenway, global head of ESG insight, Last Word 

2:05 PM | Keynote speaker
Preeti will discuss the importance of emphasising the development impact of capital and ensure that it helps raise the living standards for people around the world, particularly in the world's pre-frontier and frontier markets 
Preeti Sinha, executive secretary, UNCDF

2:25 PM | Sustainability ratings and fund flows
Dylan Emery, director of research, Last Word

2:40 PMThe seismic shifts and trends to watch (panel)
Changing consumer habits, corporate culture, biodiversity and the path to net-zero
Natalie Kenway, global head of ESG insight, Last Word 
Julie Koo, MD, head of Citi investment management sales, Asia Pacific
Abbie Llewellyn-Waters, head of sustainable investing, Jupiter Asset Management
Isaac Poole, chief investment officer, Oreana Financial Services
Paul Milon, head of stewardship, Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas Asset Management

3:25 PM | Data and stewardship: Navigating the pitfalls (panel)
The reliability of ESG data, disclosure and greenwashing
Dylan Emery, director of research, Last Word
Edris Boey, head of ESG research, Maitri Asset Management
Andy Howard, global head of sustainable investment, Schroders
Mikkel Larsen, chief sustainability officer, DBS
Iain Richards, head of global responsible investment policy, Columbia Threadneedle Investments

4:10 PM | Satisfying demand: ESG investment solutions (panel)
Factors driving ESG investing, challenges for Asia ESG funds and the best impact investing strategies
Rupert Walker, regional editor, Asia, Last Word
Yvonne Leung, head of managed solutions Asia, JP Morgan
Kanol Pal, senior adviser, responsible investments, BNP Paribas Wealth Management
Preyesh Patel, senior ESG analyst, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, Franklin Templeton
Anne-Laurence Roucher, deputy CEO, head of development, finance and operations, Mirova

4:55 PMClosing remarks
Rupert Walker
, regional editor, Asia, Last Word

5:00 PM | Event closes


 

 

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