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Fund Board Oversight of ESG

What role does a fund director play in evaluating and overseeing an enterprise ESG program?

December 2021

The opportunity fund directors have to steer our industry to a more resilient, sustainable and inclusive future is both a rewarding and daunting prospect.

Following the extraordinary events of 2021, environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues have been increasingly propelled into the mainstream. Outcomes from COP26 will keep the ESG drumbeat going.

Here our experts from across the company explore the role of the board in evaluating and overseeing an enterprise ESG program, covering governance and oversight responsibilities, how to implement a consistent ESG investment approach, and what tools and data are needed to underpin a robust program.