18 AUG

2017

Corporate

Candriam takes its social responsibility very seriously

Naïm Abou-Jaoudé, CEO of Candriam, comments in EUROPEAN CEO magazine1 his vision on how financial institutions can achieve greater sustainability in the future, and what this goal means for the industry.

Candriam’s SRI and ESG engagement is not limited to our investments but is also embedded in our DNA and our continuous striving to be a responsible financial player towards today and tomorrow’s society.

The globalized world quest for efficiency and profit has led to social costs that are too high. The financial industry is now becoming a key player to foster social inclusion.

 “Candriam’s focus is not only on investments, but also on being an active advocate across the financial community to help create greater sustainability for society as a whole – a responsibility we take very seriously.” , says Naïm Abou-Jaoudé.

As pioneer in SRI for more than 20 years, Candriam is a long-term responsible player, not only towards its clients, but also towards future generations.
Promoting change is all about promoting the positive personal impact that change will bring.”

The full article can be read here.



1EUROPEAN CEO is a leading subscription-based print and online publication, delivered quarterly to executives in 28 countries throughout Europe.