Allianz Global Investors has appointed Beatrix Anton-Grönemeyer as chief sustainability officer. This position was created and is intended to underline the importance of sustainability for AGI and its customers.
Anton-Grönemeyer reports to chief executive officer Andreas Utermann. She never left Allianz Global Investors, she's simply moved from a role in-house and she has been in the industry for over 2 decades. She was most recently hired as global head of Product Specialists Fixed Income.
In addition to the creation of the position of chief sustainability officer, the sustainability research team was further expanded. At the beginning of May 2019, Marie Navarre joined AGI in Paris as a senior SRI analyst from Amundi. Navarre reports to Isabel Reuss, director of SRI Research.