JEAN LAVILLE

SFG // S&S Committee, Co-founder

CONSER INVEST // Partner in charge of the risk management and ESG integration

Jean Laville is a partner of Conser Invest since 2012, an independent advisory and asset management firm dedicated to sustainable investment solutions for private and institutional clients since 2007.

Jean Laville has been active in the financial sector since 25 years, including 15 in the field of Responsible Investment (SRI). He develops and runs quantitative tools enabling the systematic screening of the fund universe and the compliance of underlying holdings with ESG objectives. As Deputy Director he has been managing Ethos Foundation's and Ethos Services' from 2002 to 2012. Previously he held the position of quantitative asset manager with Banque Pictet & Cie in Geneva, since 1998.

In 1980, Jean Laville graduated in economics, majoring in political economy, from the Higher Business School (HEC) in Lausanne. He then followed the doctorate program from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva.

Jean was SFG's Vice-president from 2008 to 2014.

Areas of expertise: Institutional asset management, quantitative approach to asset management, ESG modelisation & research, corporate governance, engagement, dialogue within companies on ESG.

Contact: jean.laville@conser.ch