Michael Herskovich

Country
France
BNP Paribas Asset Management
Job Title:
Head of Corporate Governance
Areas of Expertise:
  • Remuneration
  • Shareholder responsibilities
  • Shareholder rights

 

Michael has been Head of Corporate Governance within the Sustainability Centre since 2009. He is in charge of the implementation of the stewardship policy, which includes proxy voting, engagement with issuers and analysis of corporate governance. He also contributes to the development and implementation of the Global Sustainable Policy, Stewardship Policy, and is a key driver for the firm’s ESG research and rating.

 

His wider industry activity includes being a Chairman of the “Corporate Governance” committee at the French Association of Asset Managers (AFG) and member of the “Shareholder rights” committee at the International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN).

 

He is also member of the ESG Investor Director Working group (LeaderXXchange), member of the Responsible Investment committee « at the French Association of Asset Managers (AFG), member of the « Investment committee » as Eumedion and member of the “Grand prix jury of the general meetings” in France for 2019

 

Michael previously worked as a jurist between 2006 and 2008 and was in charge of proxy voting for the Fonds de Reserve des Retraites (French back-up pension fund) in Paris.

 

He graduated from the University of Paris XI (France) and has a master degree of Corporate and business law (2008).

LinkedIn : https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelherskovich