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Asset Management - Investment - Head of Stewardship Asia

Contract

Standard / Permanent

Location

HK-Hong Kong (HK)-Hong Kong

Country

Hong Kong

Job function

MISCELLANEOUS

Apply REF: ASS001573

Role Description and Purpose

 

The Head of Stewardship, Asia will lead BNPP Asset Management stewardship activities in Asia.  The Head of Stewardship, Asia will represent BNPP AM and play an active role in ESG networks and organizations such as the Asian Corporate Governance Association (ACGA). 
 

Key Responsibilities

  • Undertake research and analysis on corporate governance matters (including environmental and social issues); proxy voting and engagement (direct and collaborative) with companies in the region; and the filing or co-filing of resolutions on priority topics, in accordance with BNPP AM’s Global Sustainability Policy
  • Work closely with portfolio managers and financial analysts in the integration of ESG factors into company analysis and portfolio construction, including undertaking joint engagement with colleagues
  • Effectively collaborate with other key areas, including product strategy, marketing and communications of BNPP Asset Management and BNP Paribas
 
Key Internal / External Relationships
  • Internal: Product Strategy, Marketing, Communications (BNPP AM and BNP Paribas)
  • External: Asian Corporate Governance Association (ACGA)

Essential Qualifications & Experience

  • 15+years' experience working in corporate governance/proxy voting, and engagement with companies.
  • Strong research and analytical skills in the governance area
  • Deep knowledge of Asian corporate governance issues and trends
  • Solid understanding of ESG issues
  • Advanced degree (Masters' or Phd) in related discipline (business, finance and /or law)

Essential Skills/Competencies (Technical/Behavioral/Leadership)

  •  Excellent communication and writing skills
  •  Self-motivated and results oriented
  •  Proven ability to work effectively both individually and as part of a team
  •  Capacity to work collaboratively across various areas of the business
  •  Effective leader able to create buy-in and influence across a large number of  stakeholders 

 

 

     

    Primary Location: HK-Hong Kong (HK)-Hong Kong Job Type: Standard / Permanent Job: MISCELLANEOUS Education Level: Master Degree or equivalent (> 4 years) Experience Level: At least 15 years Schedule: Full-time
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