Who We Are

Who we are

We are investors and scholars striving to use ESG to boost investment returns.

Arvella Investments runs the initiative. Founded by former managing directors of Goldman Sachs, Arvella is an award-winning investment management boutique based in London and Paris.

The Yale Initiative on Sustainable Finance became our research partner.

Other investors and scholars contribute to ad hoc projects.

Our research team

Benoît Mercereau, PhD
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Benoît Mercereau, PhD

CIO, Arvella Investments

Lionel Melin, PhD
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Lionel Melin, PhD

Scientific Adviser, MacroLucid Research

Bruno De Kegel
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Bruno De Kegel

COO, Arvella Investments

Todd Cort, PhD
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Todd Cort, PhD

Faculty Director, Yale Initiative on Sustainable Finance

Donough Kilmurray, PhD
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Donough Kilmurray, PhD

CIO, Davy

Ahyan Panjwani, PhD
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Ahyan Panjwani, PhD

Economist, US Federal Reserve

Maria Margarita Lugo, CFA
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Maria Margarita Lugo, CFA

Sustainable Investor, Arvella Investments

Margaux Escoffier, PhD
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Margaux Escoffier, PhD

Sustainable Investor, Arvella Investments

Benjamin Herbert
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Benjamin Herbert

Sustainable Investor, Arvella Investments

Tianhao Yao, PhD Candidate
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Tianhao Yao, PhD Candidate

Finance Department, HEC Paris

Our engagement team

Charlotte O'Leary
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Charlotte O'Leary

CEO, Pensions for Purpose

Iancu Daramus
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Iancu Daramus

Responsible Investment Analyst, Fulcrum

Géraldine Miniaou, CFA
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Géraldine Miniaou, CFA

Deputy CIO, Arvella Investments

Emilie Fleury
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Emilie Fleury

Deputy COO, Arvella Investments

Rahil Ram, FIA
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Rahil Ram, FIA

Director, Fulcrum Asset Management

Sreekanth Mohanakumar
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Sreekanth Mohanakumar

Sustainable Investor, Arvella Investments

Contributors

Fulcrum AM
New Alpha AM
We ESG
Acorn Capital Advisers