Nina Roth

Nina Roth

Company: BMO Global Asset Management

Job title: Director, responsible investment


Nina is a Director in BMO Global Asset Management’s Responsible Investment team. She joined the firm in 2019. Nina focuses on ESG analysis and engagement for financials and oversees social engagement efforts. Before joining BMO GAM Nina worked at Germany’s development agency (GIZ), engaging emerging markets financial institutions and their regulators on sustainable finance. Nina also worked for UBS’s environmental and social risk team in Hong Kong, Zurich, and New York, as well as for Deutsche Bank in Frankfurt, where she established the bank’s ESR framework. In 2014, Nina founded the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil’s financial institutions task force. Nina holds a master’s degree in political science.


Panel: Engagement vs. Divestment: How to structure a win-win engagement strategy? 10:25 am

Discussing proactive approaches to engage and promote positive change   What are the costs of divestment, and benefits and risks of negative screening?   A new wave of B2B sustainability collaboration – what are the challenges and opportunities of the investor and corporate sides?   How is the engagement changing to meet the imperatives of sustainability finance?Read more

day: DAY TWO: 14 July 2021