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Articles by David Sheasby

David Sheasby

David joined Martin Currie in 2004 as a portfolio manager in the global team. He is now fully dedicated to his role as head of governance and sustainability, overseeing the implementation of responsible investment methods into our process, working with our investment teams to ensure continued best practice and has full ownership of our policies, strategy and execution in this key area. Previously, David worked for Aegon Asset Management (formerly Scottish Equitable) for 18 years. From 2002 he was a senior portfolio manager for global equities, developing and directing Aegon’s global strategy. During his time with Aegon, David headed its global equity, emerging markets and European teams. He was also a European portfolio manager from 1987 to 1994, having joined the company two years previously.

Pandemic Implications for Environmental, Social and corporate Governance

By David Sheasby

Embark Adviser

The ‘social’ aspect of ESG has often been overshadowed, but the COVID-19 crisis has brought it to the forefront. The last month has clearly been dominated by the pandemic, as investors reflect on the potential impacts on global supply chains, the global economy, and corporates.

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