• 資産運用業界における25年超の経験を有する森敦仁氏の就任により、FTSE Russellのアジア・パシフィック地域 サステナブル投資部門を一段と
    強化
  • FTSE Russellは、サステナブル金融および投資分野における顧客支援で
    20年超の実績

インデックス、データおよびアナリティクスの世界的なプロバイダーであるFTSE Russellは、9月6日付で森敦仁(もり あつひと)氏を、サステナブル投資部門の日本代表に任命したことを本日発表しました。森氏はFTSE Russellのサステナブル投資インデックスおよびデータ部門の日本における責任者となります。森氏は同時に広汎な商品およびデータに関して、顧客の投資決定を支援します。森氏はまた、FTSE Russellのグローバル・リサーチおよび、リーダーシップ部門と共同で、FTSE Russell が提供する日本向けサステナブル投資商品の拡張を指揮します。

FTSE Russell 入社以前、森氏はオリックス銀行の資産運用営業部長を務め、日本の個人投資家向けネット販売、および機関投資家向けに、ESGを活用したファンド販売業務を推進してきました。またそれ以前には、ESGを統合した商品を中心に、ROBECO(ロベコ)が日本向けに提供する資産運用事業を構築しました。森氏は1995年にヘッジファンドのマネジメント業務を開始し、日本の年金基金向け等にCTAファンドを運用しました。アジア・パシフィック地域サステナブル投資部門代表のヘレナ・ファング氏が、森氏の直属の上司となります。

FTSE Russell アジア・パシフィック地域サステナブル投資部門代表 ヘレナ・ファング氏:「成長中のアジア・パシフィック地域サステナブル投資部門に森氏が加わることを歓迎します。日本の資産運用業界に関する森氏の深い知識は、同国において当社が、気候およびより広範囲のESGインデックスおよびデータ商品を拡張する中で、きわめて貴重なものとなります。日本はFTSE Russellにとって主要市場の一つです。先進的な資本市場と大規模で影響力がある資産保有者を擁する日本は、世界が低炭素経済に移行する際、重要な役割を果たします。」

FTSE Russell サステナブル投資部門の日本代表に就任した森敦仁氏:「FTSE Russellに加わることを喜ばしく思います。FTSE Russellは、とくに気候をテーマとするサステナブル投資インデックスおよびデータの提供において、強力な資産と深い能力を有し、日本におけるプレゼンスを拡大中です。ロンドン証券取引所グループ(LSEG)の持つ、より広汎な能力と世界中の拠点が活用できる主導的なグローバル・インデックス・プロバイダーに参加することは、またとない機会です。世界中の投資家、そして同僚と協働して、日に日にダイナミックさを増す市場で、これらの能力を一段と発展させていきたいと思います。」

FTSE Russell は、サステナブル投資をポートフォリオに組み入れたいという投資家の要請の高まりを受け、その支援のための商品およびサービスを、20年以上にわたり開発してきました。FTSE Russellのサステナブル投資データ・モデルは、気候リスクの検討、ESG格付けの提供、国連の持続可能な開発目標に即した投資の調整、といった複数の手法で利用可能な広汎な手段を提供します。

Silke Marsh
(APAC)
+65 9793 4140
silke.marsh@lseg.com

Oliver Mann
(EMEA)
+44 (0)20 7797 1222
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