UKSIF's Board and Committees

UKSIF’s elected Board and committees ensure members’ views remain at the heart of UKSIF’s strategy, policy positions and knowledge sharing programmes.

Members of the Board are elected by members each year at UKSIF’s AGM. Members of the Policy, Industry Development and Membership Committees are elected at the start of each year.

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Board of Directors

With deep collective experience across the sustainable investment and finance landscape, the UKSIF Board of Directors oversees the strategic direction and long-term ambition of the organisation.

Board members serve in a personal capacity and organisational affiliations are given for information only.

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Jason Mitchell

UKSIF Chair,

Head of Responsible Investment Research, Man Group

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Louise Dudley

Portfolio Manager, Global Equities, Federated Hermes

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Sarah Gammoh (Treasurer)


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Ed Heaven

Head of Sustainable Investment

Montanaro Asset Management

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Rishi Madlani

Head of Sustainability, UK


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Dimple Mistry

Head of Human Resources

GIC Private Limited

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Maria Nazarova-Doyle

Executive Director, Global Head of Sustainable Investment

IFM Investors

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Catalina Secreteanu

Executive Director, Client Relations Team


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Sonali Siriwardena

Partner and Global Head of ESG

Simmons & Simmons LLP

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Lyn Tomlinson

Head of Impact and Philanthropy, Cazenove Capital

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Advisory Committees

UKSIF’s committee members work in a personal capacity to provide insight and advice on the delivery of UKSIF’s mission and ensuring we achieve the greatest impact in growing sustainable finance.

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Policy Committee

The Policy Committee acts as the primary sounding board for UKSIF’s public policy work, which seeks to grow the market for sustainable finance and drive UK leadership in this space.

  • Advise on UKSIF’s public policy work, policy positions and prioritisation of policy themes
  • Assist the staff team to develop and deepen relationships with key stakeholders, such as regulators, officials, trade associations, government and parliament.
  • Act as a sounding board for UKSIF’s public policy work in respect of issues that affect the supply and demand for investment and finance services in the UK, the operation of the UK finance sector, and investment flows into the UK.

  • Olga Hancock – Chair, Church Commissioners for England
  • James Allan, S&P Global
  • Anoushka Babbar, FTSE Russell
  • Ed Baker, LGPS Central
  • Sophie Brodie, Fidelity International
  • Chris Dodwell, Impax Asset Management
  • Richard Folland, Carbon Tracker
  • Bruno Gardner, Phoenix Group
  • Shipra Gupta, Scottish Widows
  • Katharina Lindmeier, Nest
  • Maria Nazarova-Doyle, IFM Investors
  • Annabel Nelson
  • Lee Shankland-Gort, Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • Simon Witney, Travers Smith
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Industry Development Committee

The Industry Development Committee works to determine the emerging and most ground-breaking issues in advancing integration of sustainability factors into investment analysis and valuation, and advises on the priority focus areas for UKSIF’s knowledge sharing, member engagement and events programme:

  • Advise on the priority topics of focus for UKSIF events, such as our flagship annual Spring and Autumn conferences, and support UKSIF to define the desired outputs and goals to deliver high-impact events and programmes
  • Share experiences, research and information that will inform topics and enhance event content and delivery
  • Advise on opportunities for, and barriers to, the integration of ESG factors into investment analysis or valuation
  • Assist the staff team to share UKSIF’s work and deepen relationships with key stakeholders, relevant industry supporters and peers

  • Jessica Henry – Chair, Man Group
  • Alan Fitzpatrick, S&P Global
  • Jonathan Gilmour, Travers Smith LLP
  • Euan Ker, Aegon
  • Pauline Lecoursonnois, Federated Hermes
  • Maria Lilli, MSCI ESG Research
  • Bhaveer Shah,
  • Lisa Stonestreet, EIRIS Foundation
  • Francesca Wheble, Guinness Global Investors
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Membership Committee

The Membership Committee acts as a support in the advancement of UKSIF’s mission and organisational development by engaging proactively and positively with members and potential members, supporting the advancement of UKSIF’s reputation in the financial services industry and supporting the Head of Governance and Strategy with the development and implementation of UKSIF’s member retention and growth strategy.

  • Help grow the membership in line with our mission, policy positions, research and knowledge sharing.
  • Act in a structured relationship management capacity to retain the breadth and depth of UKSIF’s membership.
  • Act as ambassadorial hosts at UKSIF events to share experience and benefits of membership and redirect people to the Head of Governance and Strategy or appropriate department with questions around being involved with UKSIF.
  • Act as UKSIF Ambassadors within the wider financial services industry.
  • Advise on the development and implementation of UKSIF’s membership retention and growth strategy

  • Hilary Inglis, Octopus Energy Generation (Chair)
  • Sophie Bajwa, Impax Asset Management
  • Sarah Casey, MSCI
  • Johanna Conil-Lacoste
  • Jo Daley, Clearwater International
  • Jamie Melrose, Guinness Global Investors
  • Gayle Muers, HSBC
  • Scott Murray, Prydis Wealth
  • Andrea Ramirez, Preqin
  • David Wahi, BBVA
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