Stephen Porter - Sustainable & Social Investing Conference

Stephen Porter, CFA, PhD

Dr Stephen Porter is the Responsible Investment Lead at Scottish Widows. He is a CFA charterholder and has over twenty years’ experience in investment management and consulting with large, global firms, together with a decade within academia, earning an MSc and PhD related to carbon and sustainable business. This range of experience and expertise provides Stephen with a rare, holistic perspective of the fast-evolving ESG landscape, which he applies to the Scottish Widows responsible investment proposition. Stephen also currently lectures and supervises research at the University of Edinburgh, and is a trustee of the Plan Vivo Foundation, a Scottish charity that seeks to aid communities vulnerable to climate change through carbon projects that build resiliency and capacity, as well as tradable credits.