Vancity Investment Management Ltd.
With his depth of knowledge in labour relations, energy stocks and climate change impacts and solutions, Dermot Foley takes a lead role in analyzing the environmental performance, social responsibility and corporate governance (ESG) of companies for the IA Clarington Inhance SRI Funds. Dermot brings over 25 years of experience in social and environmental advocacy, research and policy analysis. As a key member of the Vancity Investment Management Investment team, his role is to assess business practices, management systems and treatment of ESG risk. Dermot is also responsible for determining and executing shareholder engagement strategies on behalf of the Inhance SRI Funds.
Dermot holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and the Canadian Investment Manager designation.
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"Our core investment philosophy rests on the observation that environmental, governance and social factors represent risks insufficiently recognized by the market. We believe avoiding or managing those risks appropriately, contributes to long term outperformance."