The Sustainability Report Podcast
Episode 3: Katina Michael
On this episode of the podcast, we’re talking about how technology is changing how our economy operates and what disruption means both socially and economically. Innovation in renewable energy, battery storage and other areas have brought the means to transition our world to a low-carbon future within our grasp, but disruption is a two-sided coin, and companies and stakeholders must think about how their products and processes will shape how we interact. We’re talking with Dr Katina...
Episode 2: Yolanda Beattie
On this episode of the podcast, we’re talking about diversity in the investment management industry. Research conducted by Mercer has revealed that in the investment management industry, bias in recruitment and promotion decisions as well as workplace culture block opportunities for “under-represented talent to thrive.” The study found that 76% of investment managers are male, 48% are private school educated (compared to national average of 35%) and 76% of those who completed...
Episode 1 : Mans Carlsson-Sweeny
On this episode of the podcast, we’re talking human rights impacts on companies supply chain, and what risks they can pose to investments. We’re speaking with Mans Carlsson-Sweeny, who is the head of ESG research at Ausbil Investment Management. As head of ESG research, Mans is responsible for analysing how sustainability issues can impact on the listed companies in which they invest, and what risks they can pose to Ausbil’s clients’ investments.