Rob Lake is an Independent Responsible Investment Advisor focusing in particular on asset owners. His experience at a leading asset owner, an investment management house and a global investor network gives him a unique perspective on the complexity and diversity of responsible investment and the implications of sustainability and environmental, social and governance issues for investors.
Rob advises a number of pension funds in various countries. In 2013 he was a member of the Strategy Council to the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global, set up to review the fund’s approach to responsible investment. He was previously Director of Responsible Investment at the Principles for Responsible Investment, London; Head of Sustainability and Governance at APG Asset Management, Amsterdam; and Head of Corporate Engagement at Henderson Global Investors, London.