The Asset Owners Disclosure Project is a ranking of global asset owners and asset managers that is managed by responsible investment charity ShareAction. The objective of the AODP is to protect retirement savings and other long-term investments from the risks posed by climate change by improving disclosure and industry best practice.
Clare joined ShareAction in July 2015. Having started her career in operational management and management consultancy, her first role in sustainability came when she joined the Carbon Trust in 2006. Clare worked with individual organisations and on a sector-wide basis to encourage better carbon management approaches.
Clare became CEO of Carbon Leapfrog and in May 2013 successfully completed its merger with PURE the Clean Planet Trust to create Pure Leapfrog. In this role Clare was at the heart of community energy development in the UK and gained experience across a whole range of community initiatives. Clare spent the year from February 2014 supporting the Energy Saving Trust in the creation of an independent charitable foundation to deliver their work on community energy. Clare holds a degree in Engineering and an MBA from Cranfield School of Management as well as qualifications in coaching and project management.
Leanne believes financial risk and reward are powerful drivers of change.
By communicating these familiar concepts, the capital and influence of the largest institutional investors can be harnessed and redirected to support the transition to the low carbon economy. She has 25 years international experience across a variety of industries. In her most recent roles at both Lloyds Bank and RBS Leanne helped the businesses recover from the global financial crisis of 2008, de-risking their balance sheets and reshaping the organisations. Prior to moving into financial services, she spent 6 years at McKinsey & Company in New York and Sydney. She holds a BComm, majoring in Finance and Economics, from Macquarie University and is a CPA qualified accountant.
Head of Investor Research & Analytics
Toby joined ShareAction in April 2017 as Head of Investor Research & Analytics. Prior to joining ShareAction, he spent 10 years as a UK equity portfolio manager at Aviva Investors and a further 7 years as an analyst on one of the leading socially responsible investment teams at NPI, Henderson Investors and Aviva Investors. He brings a wealth of hands-on experience in asset management, governance and ESG integration, and will add to ShareAction’s approach to research.
Colette G. St-Onge
Colette joined ShareAction in April 2014. She manages select campaigns and leads the digital engagement and strategy work of our campaigns team. She previously worked on campaigns and research projects at the Cambodian Centre for Human Rights and the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre. She holds a BA (Hons) and MA in Religious Studies from the University of Ottawa (Canada) and a First Class LLM in Economic, Social and Cultural Rights from the National University of Ireland, Galway.
Pavel joined ShareAction in May 2017 during the takeover of the Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) by ShareAction. Pavel supported AODP in running three Global Climate Indexes, where he performed research and analysis of the climate-related financial risk management practices of the world’s largest investors. He holds a First Class BA (Hons) in Business and Management from Oxford Brookes University, where he also carried out an independent study on climate change as an investment risk.