Frankfurt, 19 May 2021
The EFFAS Executive Management Committee (EMC) approved in their meeting today the application of Mr. Jan Westring to the Commission on ESG issues. He is a member of the Swedish Society of Financial Analysts SFF, CEFA (EFFAS Certified European Financial Analyst-1995) and CESGA (Certified ESG Analyst-2016) holder with wide ranging experience in ESG.
Mr. Westring is Senior Portfolio Manager based in Stockholm for the Traditional Insurance and Temporary managed funds at the “Swedish Pension Agency”. His wide-ranging experience in ESG has been consolidated in several positions: as Vice Chairman/Sustainable Manager Strategic development of Zmartic Fonder AB. This includes his responsibilities establishing an ESG unit within the organisation, fund raising of their internal mutual funds and external mutual funds. As chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager at Strand Kapitalförvaltning AB, Mr. Westring was responsible for constructing sustainable discretionary portfolios of equities, fixed income, alternatives and external mutual funds. Previously, Mr. Westring was Senior Portfolio Manager at Sustainable Swedish equities, Fixed income, hedge funds & alternative Investments at Nordea Bank AB, Private Banking.
On behalf on the EFFAS EMC and co-chairs of the EFFAS Commission on ESG issues we would like to give a warm welcome to Mr. Westring.