FTSE Group Launches ESG Service Unit
30 May 2012 (PLANSPONSOREurope.com) - FTSE Group has created an Environmental Social Governance (ESG) Service Unit with the hires of Kevin Bourne and Gordon Morrison.
Bourne takes the role of Managing Director of the newly structured ESG Service Unit. This Unit will comprise the existing Responsible Investment team headed by David Harris, who also acts as Vice-Chairman of the UK Sustainable Investment and Finance association (UKSIF), as well as a new ESG Analytics team to be headed by Gordon Morrison.
Bourne and Morrison were the founders of LCE Risk, an ESG Quant and Research firm which pioneered the development of quantitative tools to measure and model the global economic transition to a low carbon economy.