Robert Klijn is ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) specialist at Fair Impact. He organises ESG discussions with stakeholders during an ESG road show, Responsible Investment round table meeting or seminar on Corporate Social Reponsibility. Robert represents RepRisk AG in the Benelux and the UK.
In his previous role as Client Portfolio Manager at APG Group he supported the board of directors and investment committees of pension funds.
As Specialist Sales Oil & Gas, Utilities and SRI & CG at ING Equity Markets he supported fund managers and research analysts of equities teams at institutional investors. He stimulated analysts to write long-term thematic research, organised (SRI) road shows for companies, company visits and wrote a weekly ESG Newsletter.
Robert is interested to develop a clearer understanding of the possibilities for pension funds to maintain a solid structure. What are the opportunities to diversify risks and improve investment results in a sustainable manner? How could pension funds integrate ESG issues in the decision making with regard to their investments?