Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Jerome Tagger

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Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Jerome Tagger, Chief Operating Officer, Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)

By Geoffrey on February 18, 2011

Each week Emerging Markets ESG publishes an interview entitled, “Five Questions about SRI.” The interview features a practitioner’s insights about SRI in emerging markets and through Emerging Markets ESG shares this expertise with a wide global audience. The goals of Five Questions about SRI are fourfold:

To reflect on what SRI in emerging markets means to practitioners;
To collect a catalogue of examples of SRI in practice in emerging markets;
To raise awareness about SRI in emerging markets; and
To enable SRI practitioners in emerging markets to network with peers around the world.
This week’s interview is with Jerome Tagger, Chief Operating Officer, Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).

Jerome Tagger is the outgoing Chief Operating Officer of the Principles for Responsible Investment, where he has been officiating since 2006. In his role, Jerome has overseen day to day operations, and played roles in outreach and implementation support. Previously, Jerome was Head of Research at Eurosif, the European Social Investment Forum, where he led the first comprehensive European surveys of SRI markets, supervised the publication of investor toolkits on Responsible Investment and Active Ownership, and piloted work on transparency guidelines. Jerome is a graduate of ESSEC Graduate School of Business, France.

Click here to read the interview with Jerome Tagger