November 3, 2011
For the second time, GES Investment Services has been nominated for the IPE-TBLI Group ESG Leaders Awards.
The ESG Leaders Awards is Investment & Pensions Europe-TBLI Group’s dedicated awards for those active in the Environment Social Governance (ESG) area. The aim of the awards is to turn the spotlight on the investors and practitioners to give long overdue recognition to their achievement and success. They honour pension fund investors and service providers alike for performance, transparency and innovation within the ESG sector.
Five categories of achievements are awarded:
1. Best investor in ESG
2. Best ESG consulting/research
3. Most innovative development in ESG
4. Best asset manager investing in ESG
5. Outstanding contribution to development of ESG or ESG investing
This year, GES Investment Services has been nominated in the second category, Best ESG consulting/research.
In 2009, GES’ President and Managing Director Magnus Furugård was nominated in the fifth category, “Outstanding industry contribution”, for his “contribution to developments in the ESG field for nearly 20 years and for work that has been of great influence for many of the larger responsible investors”.
The 4th ESG Leaders Awards Ceremony will take place in London on November 10 during the conference TBLI Europe 2011.