SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

Adam Matthews  Head of Engagement - Church Commissioners for England

Adam is the Head of Engagement for the Church Commissioners for England and the Church of England Pensions Board as well as Secretary for the Ethical Investment Advisory Group (EIAG) which provides the ethical policy advice for the Church of England National Investing Bodies (combined assets of over £12 billion).  The most recent published policy was on the extractive industries. Adam founded and now Co-Chairs the Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) an asset owner-led and asset manager-supported global initiative which identifies companies’ preparedness for the transition to the low carbon economy.  TPI was launched at the London Stock Exchange in January 2017, with the London School of Economics Grantham Research Institute and FTSE Russell and is supported by asset owners and managers with over £5 trillion/$6.7 USD assets under management. Adam is also the lead for the Church of England on the Mining and Faith Reflections Initiative (MFRI) a forum that convenes mining company CEO’s and representatives of the Vatican and Methodist Church. Before joining the Church of England, Adam was Secretary General of an International legislator’s organisation managing an international secretariat based in 15 countries.  He supported the development of legislation on issues of sustainable development leading to new laws on climate change and forestry in a number of countries. His work attracted the support of the United Nations Secretary General and the President of the World Bank. Adam also serves as a member of the Royal College of Physicians Investment Advisory Board.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

March 8, 2018                            Copenhagen Marriott Hotel

Local Authority Pension Fund Investment Issues

March 15, 2018                               Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Annual Dutch Pension Fund Investors' Conference

March 22, 2018                              Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam

Investment Governance and Fiduciary Management for Pension Funds Conference

April 12, 2018                                Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

21st Annual DC Pension Investment Developments

April 19, 2018                                Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

ESG & Sustainable Investments for Pension Funds

May 10, 2018                                 Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Inaugural Irish Pension Fund Investors' Conference

June 7, 2018                                  The Westbury, Dublin

Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

June 14, 2018                                 Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds

July 12, 2018                                 Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Credit & Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds

August 30, 2018                                Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Alternative & Innovative Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

September 13, 2018                          Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Insights & Issues for Dutch Pension Funds

September 20, 2018                          Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 2, 2018                              7A StrandvägenStockholm

26th Annual Property Investing for Pension Funds

October 11, 2018                              Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds

November 8, 2018                            Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Local Authority Pension Funds' Investment Strategies

November 15, 2018                          Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Conference for Pension Funds

November 22, 2018                          Manchester

Private Equity (& Debt) Investors' Annual Seminar

December 11, 2018                          Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

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