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 organizations, from financial institutions to corporates and governments.
We enable organizations to manage risk, utilize 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.
The Only Specialist
Sustainable Finance & ESG Recruitment Team
We’re the first and only recruitment consultancy with a team specializing 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.
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.
Offering a Broad Range
We offer Strategy Consultingto 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.
Find Your Next Challenge
Operating globally from our offices in the UK, Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific, we live by our values, and we are driven by our shared vision; brighter futures for all.
This is what drives us – the knowledge that we are providing organisations with outstanding talent, with the right skills to make the biggest impact in progressive organisations, across sustainability & CSR, climate change, corporate affairs & communications, ESG, impact investing, EHS and energy & clean technology.
Looking to join an international organization dedicated to making investments aimed at fostering sustainable value generation? Acre is collaborat...Apply now
Sustainability Manager - Private Equity Firm
Acre is supporting the recruitment of a Sustainability Manager, a newly created role, to join a prestigious UK-based private equity firm which prov...Apply now
ESG Programme Manager - Gas
The Responsible Commodities Sourcing Initiative (RECOSI) is a non-profit organisation that drives continuous improvement in responsible commodity s...Apply now
Interim ESG Manager
Executing the ESG strategy for a leading manufacturing company, this 12-month fixed-term contract is ideal for you if you are interested in deep-di...Apply now
Vice President of Sustainability and Impact
Acre is proud to partner with Acento Real Estate Partners in their search for a Vice President, Sustainability and Impact. Location: Bethesda, Ma...Apply now
ESG Recruitment | Responsible Investment Recruitment Overview
What we do:
We offer a unique position 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, as well as implement investment strategies that deliver a measurable increase in positive impact for every dollar 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/advisors 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 who have deep subject matter expertize and extensive commercial networks with organizations seeking to refine their strategy before entering this market
Hosting and attending events to further deepen our knowledge of this rapidly evolving market and convene panels of experts to catalyze innovation and further understanding amongst mainstream investors
Which ESG disciplines do Acre work in?
The ESG and Responsible Investment roles we recruit for are in disciplines such as: