William Scholes

William Scholes

Investment Director Aberdeen Standard Investments


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Wednesday 05/02/2020

From 11:25 To 12:10

02/05/2020 11:25 02/05/2020 12:10 Panel: Strategic management of ESG risks: The one and only route towards the long-term success in Africa
  • How could strategic consideration of ESG performance parameters improve sustainability of the mining portfolios without compromising return goals, and even enhance risk-adjusted returns in the long term?
  • What are the key ESG parameters assessed by investors and the main drivers of improved ESG performance among mining companies?
  • What can be done to enhance the accuracy and availability of the ESG data and promote transparency and disclosure among mining companies?
  • Challenging existing ESG frameworks: What needs to be changed and what are the main obstacles to successful implementation?
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"Panel: Strategic management of ESG risks: The one and only route towards the long-term success in Africa "

Christopher Sheldon Christopher Sheldon Jeroen Westrik Kaisa Toroskainen Mzila Mthenjane William Scholes
Time and date

Wednesday 05/02/2020

From 11:25 To 12:10

02/05/2020 11:25 02/05/2020 12:10 Panel: Strategic management of ESG risks: The one and only route towards the long-term success in Africa
  • How could strategic consideration of ESG performance parameters improve sustainability of the mining portfolios without compromising return goals, and even enhance risk-adjusted returns in the long term?
  • What are the key ESG parameters assessed by investors and the main drivers of improved ESG performance among mining companies?
  • What can be done to enhance the accuracy and availability of the ESG data and promote transparency and disclosure among mining companies?
  • Challenging existing ESG frameworks: What needs to be changed and what are the main obstacles to successful implementation?
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