Zohaib (Zeb) Saeed
Passive Investment Specialist at DWS
Presentation: ESG and ETFs: Investing sustainably through a passive lens
Europe is leading the way globally in terms of the incorporation of ESG metrics into investment solutions and decisions, with investors increasingly viewing ESG ETFs as a way to help them achieve both their investment and sustainability objectives. In this session, we will provide an overview of the ESG ETF market in Europe, and present the vigorous combination of ESG and Carbon Reduction offered by the Xtrackers ESG ETF suite.
Zeb Saeed joined DWS in 2015, originally working as an ETF structurer. He is now part of the Passive Investment Specialist team, responsible for the positioning, development and strategy of the Xtrackers UCITS Exchange Traded Fund and Exchange Traded Commodity ranges. Zeb has a large focus on ESG, having led the construction of the Xtrackers ESG equity range. Mr. Saeed holds a Ba in Accounting and Finance from the University of Durham.
DWS Group (DWS) is one of the world’s leading asset managers with EUR 759bn of assets under management (as of 30 September 2020). Building on more than 60 years of experience, it has a reputation for excellence in Germany, Europe, the Americas and Asia. DWS is recognized by clients globally as a trusted source for integrated investment solutions, stability and innovation across a full spectrum of investment disciplines.
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