Paris-based La Banque Postale Asset Management (LBPAM) has appointed Luisa Florez as head of Socially Responsible Investment Research, InvestmentEurope has learned.
It is understood Florez joined in October 2017 from AXA Investment Managers where she has been head of ESG Fundamental Research from April 2012 to September 2017.
Prior to that, she held roles of extra financial analyst with Groupama AM and of SRI analyst with Vigeo.
LBPAM’s SRI management and research team now tallies seven professionals.
The manager has established a research unit led by Iain Bremner at the start of the year, that includes a specific analysis sub-division gathering equity and credit research teams, which is responsible for the firm’s SRI research.