Steven Desmyter

Co-Head of Responsible Investment, Man Group


Steven Desmyter is Co-Head of Responsible Investment at Man Group. He is also Global Co-Head of Sales at Man Group, a member of the Man Group Executive Committee and Chair of the Man Group Charitable Trust.

Before joining Man Group in 2002, Steven was at Goldman Sachs, covering institutional clients in the European Equities Division.

Steven serves on the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment Hedge Fund Advisory Committee, SASB (Sustainable Accounting Standards Board) Investor Advisory Group and the SBAI Investor Advisory Group. Steven speaks and publishes widely on responsible investment and his articles and comments have been quoted in a number of top-tier publications, including AIMA , FT Fundfire and Nordsip.

Steven holds Masters degrees in economics and finance from the University of Ghent and the University of Kiel. He also holds an MBA from SDA Bocconi.

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