Speaker Carlota GARCIA MANAS

Biography

Carlota joined EIRIS in April 2004 and is currently Head of Research. She provides research solutions to the client services team and strategic input to the Senior Management team. Carlota leads on EIRIS' research with particular emphasis on new methodology development, sector expertise and knowledge management. Besides her role as leader for content development, Carlota also provides managerial direction to the research team with over 40 researchers and partners globally. Over her time at EIRIS Carlota has led a number of projects included the development of EIRIS' methodology for the assessment of water risks, EIRIS Sovereign Bond product and areas of responsible finance. Carlota is currently a member of the GRI Stakeholder Council. She has a long-term involvement with the GRI, extending to more than eight years. Carlota has been a working group member for the review of the G4 DMA and before for the development of the UNEP-FI/GRI sector supplement for the financial industry. Carlota holds a degree in Civil Engineering and also has an MSc in Environmental Economics from Imperial College, London. In 2010, Carlota finished a Certificate of Higher Education in Management with Distinction. Before joining EIRIS, Carlota worked at London Remade and Bonn City Council in Germany. Carlota is currently studying to acquire the CFA Society of the UK's Investment Management Certificate.

Office :
Head of Research
Organization :
EIRIS
Country :
United Kingdom