Global Head of Governance
Mirza Baig is jointly responsible for Aviva Investors’ ESG integration approach across the full spectrum of liquid and illiquid assets and strategies. Mirza also oversees Aviva Investors stewardship activities including proxy voting and related company engagement. Mirza is a member of Aviva Investors’ House View Forum and Strategic Investment Group which develops the institutional macro outlook and reviews all investment ideas for multi-asset strategies. Mirza currently serves as a member of the UK Investment Association’s Stewardship Committee and the International Corporate Governance Network’s Business Ethics and Systemic Risk Committee. Mirza joined Aviva Investors in 2016 with over 15 years’ experience in corporate governance and sustainability having previously served as Vice President, Corporate Governance at State Street Global Advisors, and Director of Governance and Sustainable Investment at F&C Asset Management.