Jane WadiaHead of Investment Specialists
AXA Investment Managers
Jane Wadia is Head of Investment Specialists & RFP at AXA Investment Managers. The Investment Specialist team represents their fixed income, equity, multi asset strategies and solutions externally and provides investment content, working in close partnership with Investment and Client Group teams. She was a portfolio manager in the multi-asset team based in Paris. She was with the Rosenberg Equities investment team for 17 years, where she joined as a portfolio manager in 2003 and became Global Head of Client Portfolio Management in 2010. Wadia role expanded in 2017 to include driving Rosenberg’s overall product strategy and investment offering, notably in terms of responsible investing. Wadia graduated from Neoma Business School in 1996.
Lost in Transition?14h00 - 14h30
Conference Room 1
Asset managers can be powerful actors in accelerating the transition to a more sustainable society, with the “S” in ESG taking on more prominence going forward. How can a positive and measurable impact on society be achieved through publicly listed equities and bonds? What are the practical considerations when building an investment strategy with the dual ambition of long term financial and sustainability performance? What considerations should asset managers be looking at as a responsible business as well as a responsible investor? Join us and find out why we are confident about the role we can play in more diversity, equity and inclusion.
About AXA Investment Managers:
AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) is a responsible asset manager, actively investing for the long-term to help its clients, its people and the world to prosper. Our high conviction approach enables us to uncover what we believe to be the best global investment opportunities across alternative and traditional asset classes, managing approximately €817 billion in assets as at the end of September 2022.
AXA IM is a leading investor in green, social and sustainable markets, managing €563 billion of ESG-integrated, sustainable or impact assets as at the end of December 2021. We are committed to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 across all our assets, and integrating ESG principles into our business, from stock selection to our corporate actions and culture. Our goal is to provide clients with a true value responsible investment solution, while driving meaningful change for society and the environment.
At end of December 2021, AXA IM employs over 2,460 employees around the world, operates out of 23 offices across 18 countries and is part of the AXA Group, a worldwide leader in insurance and asset management.