Welcome to our second Conference call within Fund Selectors. The main topic will be on ESG Investing. They will discuss which funds could be adequate to invest in the second half of the year.
We are going to have 3 professionals: Susanne Bolin Gärtner, Head of Fund and Manager Selection at Danske Bank, Anders Bertramsen, Head of External Products at Nordea Asset Management, and Arnaud Bergeot, Analyst on US Equity strategies at ABN AMRO.
Susanne Bolin Gärtner
Head of Manager and Fund Selection at Danske Bank as per January 2020. For the last 10 years I held the position as Head of Fund Selection & ESG external funds Folksam. I am proud of having delivered a sustainable guided selection of funds ranked highly among peers together with my team. Prior to that I have held several senior positions within bank and insurance companies.
I am also the Board chairman of Swesif ( an independent association that has its purpose in sustainable investments) and in the Investment Committee for Barncancerfonden (Child cancer foundation). In my spare time I am a devoted Yoga and Pilates instructor.
Head of external products at Nordea Asset Management since 2017. He joined the bank in 2010 when he first worked as a Selection manager for the fixed income team and then as head of fixed income within the external products team. Prior to that, he worked as a portfolio manager at Handelsbanken Asset Management as well as at Lærernes Pension before starting his career as a consultant at Kirstein.
Arnaud joined ABN AMRO Investment Solutions’ Manager Research team in February 2016 as an analyst on Bond and Convertible Bond Strategies. As of 2019, he has been covering US Equities. Prior to joining AAIS, Arnaud was an assistant manager/fund analyst at Banque Leonardo. He also held the position of analyst at FundQuest Advisors, where he covered a broad range of asset classes. Arnaud holds a Master 2 in Market Finance from the Institut d’Administration des Entreprises de Clermont Ferrand.