Union Investment fund manager Ingo Speich will join Deka Investment as head of sustainability and corporate governance, effective 1 April 2019.
Speich will report directly to Stefan Keitel, chairman of the board management of Deka Investment.
Deka has expanded its corporate governance activities in the last two years. Speich will be responsible for expanding all of Deka Investment's sustainability activities.
Speich has worked for Union Investment for the last 14 years, where he leads the sustainability and engagement team in portfolio management. He is a member of the Corporate Governance Commission of DVFA.