Jens Peers is CIO Sustainable Equities and Fixed Income of Mirova, a subsidiary of Natixis Asset Management engaged in responsible investing. He joined Mirova in 2013. Prior to Natixis, Mr. Peers was head of portfolio management – environmental strategies for water, agribusiness and cleantech (renewable energy, energy eff ciency and waste management) at Kleinwort Benson Investors, Dublin. He also was a financial analyst at BC Asset Management and a financial advisor at KBC Bank, Brussels. Mr. Peers began his career in 1998.
Mr. Peers holds a master’s degree in applied economics from the University of Antwerp, Belgium. He also is a CFA® Charterholder and is a certif ed CEFA (Certif ed European Financial analyst of the BVFA-ABAF – Belgian Association of Financial Analysts).