Karin Ri

Job Title Director, Responsible Investment
Country UK
Current Employer Asset Management One

Based in London, Karin Ri is a director at Asset Management One International specialising in responsible investment and stewardship activities globally outside Japan. As a member of the UK Financial Reporting Council’s (FRC) Future of Corporate Reporting Advisory Group, and a member of the Company Reporting and Auditing Group (CRAG) of the Investment Association in the UK, she is also actively involved in related discussions and policy advocacy. Karin has had around 15 years’ practical experience in corporate engagement and ESG integration from investment perspectives. She worked at Hermes Investment Management for over 10 years from early 2005, leading the firm’s stewardship initiatives and engagement with investee companies in Japan and other Asian markets. Previously, Karin worked at Mizuho International in London as a corporate governance specialist, and in the research divisions of Morgan Stanley and Nomura based in Tokyo. Karin holds both a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Economics from Osaka University in Japan and received her MBA from the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She is a CFA charterholder.