ESG head becomes partner at Sarasin

Sarasin & Partners has promoted its head of stewardship to become partner at the firm.

Natasha Landell-Mills oversees the integration of environment, social and governance (ESG) considerations into the investment process.

Landell-Mills joined Sarasin in 2013 with a 15-year track record in development economics and responsible investment, including working on projects in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

sustains policy and positioning of stewardship issues both internally and externally, and is a member of the firm’s Investment Strategies Group.

She is currently a member of the International Corporate Governance Network’s accounting and auditing committee, the UK’s Corporate Reporting and Auditing Group, and the Asian Corporate Governance sub-group on Japan.

Managing partner Guy Matthews says Landell-Mills’ appointment reflects the importance of stewardship principles across our firm’s philosophy and investment process.”