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Abigail Dean

Global Head of Strategic Insights

Nuveen Real Estate

Abigail Dean is the Global Head of Strategic Insights for Nuveen Real Estate. In this role she is responsible for the organisation’s global research, sustainability and proptech and innovation functions. She oversees Nuveen Real Estate’s Tomorrow’s World Strategy which future proofs the investment strategy in light of global megatrends and integrates ESG across fund and asset management. This strategy ensures that the business delivers on its mission to invest in the urban fabric of Tomorrow’s World for the enduring benefit of our clients and society. Working alongside our Product Development team, Abigail is also responsible for ensuring that new product and the growth of the business are under pinned by solid research and sustainability considerations overseeing the global research team.

Since joining the firm in 2016, Abigail has overseen the organization setting a target to achieve Net Zero Carbon by 2040. This commitment responds to and supports the ambitious goals for sustainable real estate established at the 21st annual Conference of Parties (COP21) held in Paris in September 2015. Abigail is a member of Nuveen Real Estate’s Investment Committee and has spearheaded the integration of sustainability considerations into the acquisition process. She is also leading the organisation to develop investment guidelines related to physical and transition climate change risk, as set out in the Taskforce on Climate Related Financial Disclosure Framework. She previously worked at JLL, where she led on sustainability for the Property and Asset Management's U.K. team.

Abigail is passionate about driving sustainable change in the property sector and sits on several industry committees including the GRESB Benchmarking Committee and the INREV ESG committee.

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SPS Optimising Value from Bond Investments for Pension Funds
September 1, 2022
The View, London
SPS Alternative & Sustainable Investment Solutions for Pension Funds
September 15, 2022
London
SPS Impact & Sustainable Investing for Dutch institutional investors
September 28, 2022
Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam
SPS Property, Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment for Pension Funds
October 5, 2022
The Dilly, London
SPS Nordic Institutional Investors’: ESG & Impact Investment
October 18, 2022
7A Strandvagen, Stockholm
SPS Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds
November 8, 2022
The Dilly, London
SPS Local Authority Pension Funds: Sustainable Investment & other Structural Themes
November 16, 2022
Events@No6, London
SPS Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds (DB & DC)
November 22, 2022
Manchester
SPS Private Market Investors’ Annual Seminar
December 6, 2022
The Dilly, London
SPS Annual Bonds: Investment & Risk Management Strategies
January 12, 2023
London
SPS Local Authority Pension Fund Investment: Current Issues Update
February 9, 2023
London
SPS Nordic Pension Fund & Institutional Investors' Annual Conference
March 9, 2023
Copenhagen
SPS 30th Anniversary Investment Symposium: The Next 30 Years!
March 16/17, 2023
Oxfordshire
SPS Sustainable Asset Strategies for Pension Funds
April 19, 2023
London
SPS Fiduciary Management, OCIO & Pension Fund Governance Issues
May 9, 2023
London
SPS Secured Income & Infrastructure Investing
May 18, 2023
London
SPS Investment Strategies & Risk Management
June 8, 2023
London
SPS Annual Irish Pension Investment & Current Issues
June 8, 2023
Dublin
SPS Investment Solutions & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Schemes
July 12, 2023
London
SPS Optimising Investment in Bonds & Alternative Credit
September 7, 2023
London
SPS Net Zero and other Climate Investment Issues
September 20, 2023
London
SPS Dutch Pension Fund Sustainable Issues Annual Conference
September 26, 2023
Amsterdam
SPS Nordic Pension Fund & Institutional Investors' Annual Conference
October 5, 2023
Stockholm
SPS Property, Infrastructure & Other Real Assets Investment
October 19, 2023
London
SPS Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds
November 9, 2023
London
SPS Private Market Investors' Annual Seminar
December 7, 2023
London