SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

Nick Spencer  Sustainable Investment Advisor - Gordian Advice 

Nick is a sustainable investment strategist focused on integrating long-term environment, societal and governance (ESG) influences into investment strategies and portfolios. Before creating his own sustainable advisory boutique, Gordian Advice, Nick led the strategic advice for large EMEA institutions at Russell Investments and was their EMEA lead on Responsible Investing.  Nick is a widely regarded thought-leader and speaker. He has worked with leading asset owners in over 20 countries and has spoken at conferences in 14 different countries. He is a member of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries Resource & Environment Board and a recently co-authored a paper on "Climate change considerations for actuarial financial assumptions and the role of scenario analysis". Recent blogs have covered "What they’ve not told you about climate change – and what you can do about it”, "Integration of ESG in a disruptive world” and "Are there alligators in your economic models?" . Nick is a passionate believer on the importance of values & culture and an advocate for aligning the asset management industry with a broad societal purpose. He was Co-chair of Russell Investments’ EMEA Diversity & Inclusion committee & is an Ambassador for the Diversity Project.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

 

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

OUR CONFERENCES