Driving resilient, ethical and more sustainable futures has been Acre's purpose since 2003. Our Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) recruitment and executive search teams connect the world's largest network of impactful professionals with global organisations, from financial institutions to corporates and governments.

We enable organisations to manage risk, utilise ESG research and integration to become more sustainable, and outperform their markets.

We work with talented professionals in all areas of ESG, from influential leaders to help push forward sustainable investment and corporate citizenship agendas, to analysts and reporting practitioners. Acre’s pioneering work in sustainability, ESG, responsible investment, sustainable finance and impact investing is paving the way for a more sustainable future, and has created the largest global recruitment network and the most comprehensive dataset in the market.

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The only specialist sustainable finance and ESG recruitment team

We’re the first and only recruitment consultancy with a team specialising in sustainable finance and environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG), with a long track record of successful delivery in banking and finance. We bring together expertise from across the investment community and the real economy, helping our clients further develop their capabilities and create future-fit businesses.

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Our unparalleled understanding of responsible investment helps us go beyond recruitment, offering a genuinely consultative, strategic service. Clients ranging from world-leading investment managers and banks, to forward-thinking insurance groups, pension funds and private equity firms, trust us to help them define, map and solve their sustainable investment challenges.

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Offering a full range
of services

We offer Strategy Consulting to deliver strategic reviews of in-house capabilities alongside recommendations on how to recruit, retain and restructure. We also offer a Contract & Interim Recruitment service, providing rapid access to high-impact professionals, and a full Executive and Non-Executive Search function.

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Meet the Team

Featured Content

  • Featured Event | Supporting Asia's Transition to a Low Carbon Economy

    Panel discussion & networking session hosted by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Singapore Global Network


    • Dr Darian McBain, Chief Sustainability Officer, MAS Singapore

    • Daniel Hanna, Global Head of Sustainable Finance, Standard Chartered Bank

    • Amelia Tan, Head of Responsible Investment Strategy, LGIM Investments

    Featured Event | Supporting Asia's Transition to a Low Carbon Economy

ESG Recruitment Overview

What we do:

We offer a unique proposition to our clients due to our unrivalled subject matter expertise and global networks, resulting from our explicit focus on the opportunity that sustainability & impact principles represent for investors globally to deliver greater value for themselves, their clients and society as a whole.

We do this by:

  • Working with investors in public and private markets to augment their business models and human capital to create and then implement investment strategies that deliver a measurable increase in positive impact for every $ invested 

  • Building and developing teams that use impact investing methodologies to directly deploy capital in the most effective way to support our clients stated purpose/mission

  • Working with investors to develop their research and analytics teams to review potential investments in a holistic context that creates an investment process that acknowledges ‘net positive’ impact status as a long-term driver of performance

  • Providing access to seed investors and strategic partners/advisers for start-up funds that have a clear positive environmental or social purpose

  • Dedicating time and resource to build capacity in the market, connecting pioneering individuals whohave deep subject matter expertise and extensive commercial networks with organisations seeking to refine their strategy before entering this market.

Which ESG disciplines do Acre work in?

The ESG and Responsible Investment roles we recruit for are in disciplines such as:

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Get in touch today to discuss our ESG recruitment and Responsible Investment recruitment service including our Executive Search offering.