The asset management industry has come to embrace ESG outcomes. Kathryn (Katie) Koch furthers that effort in her work at Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

“Positive environmental, social and governance outcomes will continue to be a secular growth opportunity for asset managers, as asset owners around the world strive to align their portfolios with a specific value system while pursuing financial returns,” explains Koch, head of the firm’s $85 billion fundamental equity business. To pursue this goal, Koch is currently working with several European institutions to manage global equity portfolios that have positive ESG outcomes and strong financial returns.

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