Florian Sommer  Senior Strategist & Head of Sustainability Research - Union Investment

Florian is a Senior Strategist and Head of Sustainability Research in the portfolio management of Union Investment. He has more than 15 years of professional experience in portfolio management, research and consultancy. Before joining Union Investment in 2010, he led for 5 years the SRI research for Fortis Investments and BNP Paribas Investment Partners. Prior to that he advised multinational companies on sustainability while working at Forum for the Future in London. Before he worked at the New Economics Foundation where he managed several research projects aimed at making people and the environment count in economic decision-making. Florian studied Environmental Economics and Policy (MSc) at the London School of Economics. He also holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC). He is member of the PRI Fixed Income Advisory Committee.



Irish Pension Fund Investment & Current Issues             

June 11, 2019

The Westbury, Dublin

Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

June 18, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds             

July 11, 2019                                    Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Credit & Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds  

September 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Alternative & Innovative Investment Strategies Conference for Pension Funds 

September 12, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London   

ESG Investments & Issues for Dutch Pension Funds

September 24, 2019

Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam 

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 3, 2019

7A Strandvägen, Stockholm

Property & Infrastructure Investment Strategies for Pension Funds 

October 10, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds                  

November 7, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

ESG & Topical Investment Issues for Local Authority Pension Investors

November 14, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds 

November 21, 2019

The Met Hotel, Leeds

Private Equity & Debt Investors' Annual Seminar

December 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London