In his Lecture, Matthew Taylor chief executive of the RSA emphasised the need for greater citizen engagement as a key part of solving the current financial crisis. He also discussed the RSA’s Tomorrow’s Investor project.
The Annual Lecture was followed by the presentation of the results and awards of the Thomson Reuters Extel SRI/Sustainability Survey 2008 (in association with UKSIF).
The Annual Lecture was preceeded by the UKSIF AGM. At the AGM, four new directors were elected onto the UKSIF Board: Ed Blamey (Jupiter Asset Management), Aled Jones (Pension Protection Fund), My-Linh Ngo (Henderson Global Investors), Helen Wildsmith (CCLA Investment Management). [Note: Board members serve in a personal capacity. Organisation affiliation is for information only]
The AGM also marked the retirement of the following directors: Mark Camapanale, Lee Coates, Rod Schwartz and Meagan Thompson-Mann.
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