Speakers

Sofiane Belmiloud
Investor Outreach Manager
FAIRR

Sofiane joined the FAIRR Initiative as Investor Outreach Manager in July and is responsible for engaging with the capital markets stakeholders to raise awareness about the risks and opportunities in the global protein supply chain. He heads FAIRR’s work in Francophone countries, as well as collaborating on outreach in other global markets. Prior to joining FAIRR, he worked as a Senior Investment Advisor at Deutsche Bank Asset and Wealth Management in Dubai where he was responsible for advising family office and institutional clients on their strategic multi-asset investment allocations. Sofiane also has eight years of additional financial market experience as a FX Portfolio Manager for a Swiss private bank and in Interest Rate Derivatives Sales for BNP Paribas. Sofiane holds an MSc in International Strategy and Diplomacy from the London School of Economics and is a CFA charterholder.

Fong Yee Chan
Senior Product Manager, Sustainable Investment
FTSE Russell

Fong Yee joined FTSE Russell in July 2017 and manages the firm’s Sustainable Investment index products in EMEA. Previously, she was ESG director at eFront leading eFront’s private equity ESG solution. Fong Yee also worked at the PRI, heading up the organisation’s private equity and asset owner programmes. Prior to joining the Sustainable Investment community, she was a senior consultant at Accenture and subsequently Deloitte where she worked in the energy and utilities sectors. Additionally, Fong Yee sits on the board of directors for the UK Sustainable Investment Forum. Fong Yee holds an MSc in Environment and Sustainable Development from University College London (distinction) and BSc joint major Business Administration and Computer Science from Simon Fraser University in Canada.‎

Emily Forsyth-Davies
Associate Director
River and Mercantile Solutions

Emily is responsible for evolving our clients’ strategic approach to ESG, and has worked for R&M for several years advising Defined Benefit Pension Schemes on their investment objectives and asset allocation. She specialises in providing bespoke solutions which are tailored to Trustee needs. Emily is a qualified Actuary who has been working in financial services for more than 10 years. She holds a bachelors degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Birmingham and a Masters degree in Applied Statistics and Stochastic Modelling from Birkbeck College, University of London.