Ben is head of Sustainable and Impact Investing at M&G Investments, where he leads the firm’s strategy on impact investing as well as focusing on sustainability issues such as climate change and circular economy.
Since 2011 he has played a central role in the integration of ESG within M&G’s investment processes and supports the development of ESG solutions for clients across asset classes.
Ben is co-Lead on the M&G Positive Impact fund which supports the UN SDGs through investing in solutions to major social and environmental challenges. He was a founding member of M&G’s Responsible Investment Advisory Forum, overseeing ESG-related activities at M&G, and is a member of the IA’s Sustainability & Responsible Investment Committee.
He holds an honours degree in Classics from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne and a certificate in Impact Measurement from the Said Business School at the University of Oxford.