Carillon Tower Advisers Appoints Responsible Investing Head

Joy Facos will support Carillon’s affiliates and coordinate ESG data and corporate engagement.

Carillon Tower Advisers has hired environmental, social and governance (ESG) professional Joy Facos as its head of responsible investing. 

Facos has more than a decade of experience advising asset managers on how to best integrate ESG factors into investment decisions and processes. In her new role, Facos will lead the firm’s continuing progress toward the six principles of the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), of which Carillon and its affiliates are signatories.  

In addition to supporting Carillon’s long-term course as a leader in sustainable and responsible investing, Facos will support Carillon’s affiliates—ClariVest Asset Management, Cougar Global Investments, Eagle Asset Management, Reams Asset Management, and Scout Investments—and coordinate ESG data and corporate engagement.

Facos holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Yale University. She reports to the chairman and president and began in this new role on August 17.