Axa IM boost climate expertise with two hires

Charles Fianko and Monique Carter join global credit team

Axa Investment Managers has upped the climate expertise of its global credit team with two hires.

Portfolio manager Charles Fianko joins from Lloyds where he was a member of the climate change investment committee. Solutions strategist Monique Carter joins from Insight Investment and will be responsible for designing sustainable and cashflow-driven investments.

Lionel Pernias, head of fixed income investment solutions at AXA IM Core, said: “Our fixed income solutions, with full ESG and climate integration, is helping our clients access the investment grade credit markets in a cost-efficient and responsible manner and Charles and Monique will be paramount to continuing the success of this service.”