ESG Awareness 2022 - Geneva Roundtable on Sustainable Investing

June 2022

Climate change has come to surpass corporate governance as the most pressing ESG issue commanding investors’ attention, and ESG investing truly has gone mainstream. Regulators worldwide have stepped up legislative efforts and try to create “a level playing field”. Greenwashing is a key concern for fund investors that seek to find “truly sustainable funds”.


How to manage money in this ever more complex world?
To answer these and many more questions, we invite you to a roundtable with a distinguished list of seasoned investors. Moderated by Timo Busch, an expert from academia, 4 fund managers with distinct investment strategies explain what sustainable investing means in their field and what differentiates them from the competition. They are challenged by 2 experts in the field on ESG investing and are open to all questions you might have.


Video recording of ESG Awareness - Roundtable on sustainable investing from the 📆 25th of May in Geneva.


The video is split as follows: 


1. (0:00 - 1:08) 
Welcome ( Stephan Meier, CEO OpenFunds Investment Services AG) 


2. (1:08 - 11:36)
Keynote Speaker Serge Ledermann( Founder and Director of 1959 Advisors ) on Sustainable Investing “ Trends and challenges”. 


3. (11:36 - 56:30)
Panel discussion moderated by Prof. Timo Busch (University Hamburg, ETH) with 4 fund managers with distinct ESG strategies and our ESG expert


- Alex Stephen (Osmosis Investment Management)
- Mathias Althoff (Tundra Fonder AB)
- Craig Reeves (Prestige Funds)
- Ulf Frykhammar (Norron Asset Management) 
- Ingeborg Schumacher (Responsible Impact Investing)


4. (56:30 - 1:06:52) 
Q&A session