Last updated: 08:56 / Monday, 21 December 2020
As of January 2021

Adrie Heinsbroek is Appointed Chief Sustainability Officer at NN Investment Partners

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  • Heinsbroek will bring external developments that shape the operational surroundings and society, such as regulations and climate change, to the Board
  • He will additionally take on a direct advisory role to Satish Bapat, CEO of NN IP
  • The asset manager believes that Heinsbroek will help them remain "at the forefront of global sustainability and ESG developments"

NN Investment Partners (NN IP) has announced in a press release the appointment of Adrie Heinsbroek as Chief Sustainability Officer, as of 1 January 2021. In this newly created role he will advise the Board on sustainability matters and challenges, and their implications for the entire organization.

Heinsbroek will be responsible for bringing external developments that shape the operational surroundings and society, such as increased regulations and climate change, directly to the Board. He will also advise on NN IP’s own footprint and the further implementation of its responsible investing approach in its strategies. He will continue to report to Arnoud Diemers, Head of Innovation and Responsible Investing Platform, and will additionally take on a direct advisory role to Satish Bapat, CEO of NN IP.

The asset manager believes that Heinsbroek will help them remain "at the forefront of global sustainability and ESG developments". In their view, his appointment enables NN IP to leverage on his knowledge and experience whilst setting priorities and make decisions for the future.  

“As a responsible investor, we aim to improve both our clients’ returns and the world we live in. We do this by looking beyond financial performance, because the people we work for and with, represent more than just the investments we manage. The announcement illustrates our strong commitment as a responsible investor", said Satish Bapat.

Heinsbroek joined NN IP in February 2017 as Principal Responsible Investment and has over 20 years of experience in the field of sustainability and ESG integration.

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