This year EM hosted a panel at SPIEF 2019. The panel entitled “The ESG Race For $30 Trillion Of Investment Is On” was devoted to the implementation of ESG standards and the measures adopted by Russian companies in order to attract investors who factor in sustainability indicators of each company when taking decisions with regards to investments. The panel took place on the first day of the Forum.
Among the speakers were representatives of leading Russian companies, international banks and associations, including: Remy Briand, Head of ESG and Real Estate, MSCI; Andrey Bugrov, Senior Vice President, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors, MMC Norilsk Nickel; Vice President, Interros Holding Company CJSC, Anna Vasilenko, Managing Director for Key Clients and Issuer Relations, Moscow Exchange; Oleg Goshchansky, Chairman, Managing Partner, KPMG in Russia and the CIS; Pavel Grachev, Chief Executive Officer, Polyus; Dmitry Konov, Chairman of the Management Board, SIBUR Holding; Evgeniy Novitskiy, First Deputy General Director, PhosAgro; Jean Raby, Chief Executive Officer, Natixis Investment Managers; Dmitriy Sedov, Chairman, Goldman Sachs Russia; Alexander Shevelyov, Chief Executive Officer, Severstal Management and Alexei Yakovitsky, Global Chief Executive Officer, VTB Capital. The panel was moderated by the CEO of EM, Tom Blackwell.
See below the full video of the panel.