Claudia Wearmouth

Managing Director and Co-Head of Responsible Investment

Claudia is a Director and Co-Head of the Governance and Sustainable Investment team. She joined the firm in 2007 and leads the GSI team’s ESG research for BMO Global Asset Management’s screened funds, including our Responsible fund range that includes both equity and fixed income investments. In addition, Claudia plays a leading role in managing key reo® client relationships. Claudia previously spent five years at a start-up charity called New Philanthropy Capital where she focused on analysing the impact of charitable giving and advising high net-worths and corporates on their charitable giving strategies. Claudia graduated in 2001 from Durham University with a BA in Economics.

Claudia is a Director and Co-Head of the Governance and Sustainable Investment team. She joined the firm in 2007 and leads the GSI team’s ESG research for BMO Global Asset Management’s screened funds, including our Responsible fund range that includes both equity and fixed income investments. In addition, Claudia plays a leading role in managing key reo® client relationships. Claudia previously spent five years at a start-up charity called New Philanthropy Capital where she focused on analysing the impact of charitable giving and advising high net-worths and corporates on their charitable giving strategies. Claudia graduated in 2001 from Durham University with a BA in Economics.

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