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Rob Lake

Independent Responsible Investment Advisor

Rob Lake is an Independent Responsible Investment Advisor focusing in particular on asset owners. His experience at a leading pension fund, an investment management house and a global investor network gives him a unique perspective on the complexity and diversity of responsible investment/ESG and the implications of sustainability for investors.

Rob has worked with investors in Australia, Canada, Iceland, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Singapore, the UK and the US. He is a contributor to the UN Environment Programme Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System, and an advisor to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development. He is a former member of the Strategy Council to the Norwegian Government Pension Fund Global.

He was previously with the UN Principles for Responsible Investment, the Dutch pension manager APG and the London investment management firm Henderson Global Investors.