Ethix SRI Advisors nabs RepRisk exec for Denmark expansion

Swedish ESG house expands footprint with key hire

Ethix SRI Advisors, the Sweden-based environmental, social and governance (ESG) research and advisory firm, has hired Charlotte Mansson to head up a new office in Copenhagen, Denmark.
Mansson joins as Senior Advisor and Client Manager on December 1. She was formerly Head of Sales and Marketing at RepRisk, the Switzerland-based ESG data provider.
Mansson joined RepRisk in 2007 after stints with financial IT firm Fiserv and Deloitte Consulting. Responsible Investor reported her departure from RepRisk last month.
In May this year Ethix and RepRisk announced a collaboration on Scandinavian language services.

Mansson’s experience in helping investors to integrate ESG “is an important step in our development,” said Ethix’s Chief Executive Ulrika Hasselgren.The new office adds to Ethix’s existing sites in Helsinki, London and Stockholm. The move has been done in collaboration with Danish investment consulting firm Invensure.
Meanwhile, RepRisk this week launched ‘RepRisk 2012’, the latest version of its online tool for monitoring environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks.

“an important step in our development”

Enhancements include and extra 400 case summaries and an interactive world map showing the countries where each company faces criticism and charts indicating performance related to alleged breaches of ESG issues and UN Global Compact Principles.
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