Five Questions about SRI – Weekly Expert Interview with Marieke de Leede, Impact Investment Analyst, SNS Asset Management, Utrecht, The Netherlands

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By Geoffrey on June 8, 2012

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 collect a catalogue of examples of SRI in practice in emerging markets;
  • To raise awareness about SRI in emerging markets;
  • To reflect on what SRI in emerging markets means to practitioners; and
  • To enable SRI practitioners in emerging markets to network with peers around the world.

This week’s interview is with Marieke de Leede, Impact Investment Analyst, SNS Asset Management, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

SNS Impact Investing is the development investments entity of SNS Asset Management.  Through its professional funds it invests in social development all over the globe, and aims to combine a market rate return with a demonstrable contribution to a better world.   SNS Impact Investing creates value for its clients, for the investees and for society by developing, promoting and/ or distributing impact investment solutions.

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