Global Head, ESG Research, S&P Global
Manjit Jus is Managing Director and Global Head of ESG Research at S&P Global, overseeing S&P Global’s core ESG research and data sets, including specialized climate and environmental research. He is responsible for a global team of over 200 analysts, sustainability and environmental specialists and researchers.
Manjit led the ESG Ratings business at sustainable investment pioneer RobecoSAM prior to the acquisition of the business by S&P Global in January 2020. Manjit oversees the SAM Corporate Sustainability Assessment (CSA) and ESG Research powering the various S&P Global Divisions. He chairs the S&P Global CSA Methodology Committee and sits on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices Committee.
Since 2011, Manjit has held several roles in ESG research and technology, engaging with corporates and investors on ESG strategy and integration. In current role, Manjit works with other senior leaders across the S&P Global divisions to define and deliver the cross divisional ESG strategy at S&P Global. He is based in Zurich, Switzerland.
Manjit holds a bachelor’s degree in International Management and Finance from SBS Swiss Business School and a certificate in Digital Strategy from MIT Sloan. He is a frequent speaker at events and conferences and is engaged in several initiatives with global reporting standards and ESG initiatives to drive ESG methodology alignment and innovation forward.