Published: April 25, 2021
Barclays hires Freier as global head of ESG research
Barclays hires Freier as global head of ESG research Barclays has appointed Marie Freier as managing director, global head of environmental, social and governance research.
Freier will be based in London, and be responsible for integrating ESG into the bank’s fundamental research projects across regions and asset classes. She will report to Rupert Jones, head of European equity research.
“We are thrilled to have someone with Marie’s calibre and experience joining research and leading such a strategically important part of the business,” said Jeff Meli, head of research at the UK bank. “Her appointment underscores our commitment to expanding and differentiating our ESG offering for clients.”