Ninety One has appointed Daisy Streatfeild as sustainability director. Streatfeild will be responsible for implementing Ninety One’s net-zero commitments across the firm and within portfolios, developing sustainable products and communicating the firm’s approach.
She joins Ninety One from the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC), where she served as programme director. In this role, Streatfeild helped to establish the Paris Aligned Investment Initiative and spurred on more than 140 IIGCC members to commit to net-zero portfolio emissions.
Previously, she was an adviser – sustainable infrastructure, at the Inter-American Development Bank Group, following more than 10 years in various climate and finance focused roles at the civil service. She began her career as a researcher in sustainable finance for the WWF.
Nazmeera Moola (pictured), chief sustainability officer at Ninety One said: “Daisy’s deep level of experience in working within the sustainable finance sector, coupled with her passion for transforming the investment industry for the better, positions her as an ideal member of our team”.