With institutional appetite for sustainable investment on the rise, company directors are under greater pressure than ever to open up about ESG factors that are financially material and may ultimately influence performance. This session will feature insights on how leading corporations view the rise of ESG integration and how they are adapting their business and reporting structures to engage with investors and build for a sustainable future.
Daniel Klier, Group General Manager, Group Head of Strategy and Global Head of Sustainable Finance, HSBC
David Harris, Head of Sustainable Investment, FTSE Russell; Group Head of Sustainable Business, London Stock Exchange Group
Makoto Sonoda, Director for International Capital Market Regulation, Director for International Accounting, Financial Services Agency, Government of Japan
Gary Stanton, Secretary General, International Bankers Association of Japan
Keiko Tashiro, Senior Managing Director, Daiwa Securities Group Inc
Moderator: Owen Walker, Asset Management Correspondent, Financial Times