Live webinar session, The Importance of ESG During Uncertain Times, with speaker Elena Philipova, Director of ESG proposition at Refinitiv.

The global fund industry is transforming due to a growing interest in environmental, social and governance as investors realize the benefits of sustainable investment.

During this session our expert speaker will discuss the following;

Why is there so much interest in ESG?

What are the ESG trends we are seeing globally?

Will investing in companies with healthier ESG scores pay off in times of uncertainty?

How can organizations build sustainability into their investment strategy?


Elena Philipova, Global Head ESG Proposition, Refinitiv Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance, European Commission Elena Philipova is Global Head ESG at Refinitiv (formed from the Financial and Risk business of Thomson Reuters), based in Zurich, Switzerland.

Elena is responsible for the end-to-end management of the ESG business, products and services at Refinitiv. She is also the Rapporteur for the Benchmarks group of the EU Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance appointed by the European Commission. Previously, Elena was Head of Company Content Management at Thomson Reuters, where she led the Global Investing and Advisory Content Management Team.

Elena worked as Head Data Quality and Senior ESG Analyst at ASSET4, the ESG data provider acquired by Thomson Reuters in 2009, and started her career as Research Analyst at Morgan Stanley. Elena holds an MBA and BA in Finance and International business from Stetson University, Florida.