We provide global financial institutions and investors access to the most established network of talent to build teams that not only outperform the markets, but also support the transition to a sustainable economy. We work with talented professionals in all areas of investment, distribution, SRI recruitment, risk and research as well as influential leaders to help push forward sustainable investment and corporate citizenship agendas
The only specialist sustainable finance and ESG recruitment team
We’re the first and only recruitment consultancy with a team specializing in SRI recruitment, 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 challenges.
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.
"Ian's knowledge of both ESG and the various sections of the finance industry make's him an effective facilitator of search and recruitment. I was surprised by how smooth, amicable and constructive he was able to make the process for all parties."
Find Your Next Challenge
Acre operate globally from our offices in New York, London, and Amsterdam to fill a comprehensive range of jobs across Sustainability, Corporate Affairs, ESG, Health and Safety, Environment and Energy. We work to fill senior, influential positions, as well as a range of high impact mid-level roles.
Product Strategist, ESG
Acre is proud to partner with a leading financial services data provider in an effort to identify a Product Strategist at the Director or Senior Di...Apply now
Marketing Director - ESG
Acre is proud to partner with a leading financial services data provider in an effort to identify a Marketing Director who will oversee the develop...Apply now
ESG Product Specialist
Salary + Bonus and Benefits
Acre is pleased to be partnering with an award-winning global research company, who provides data and analytics to the financial services industry....Apply now
Climate Finance Director
Acre is delighted to be partnering with one of the leading non-profit organizations focused on climate change investment in appointing a Climate Fi...Apply now
Head of Stewardship
$Competitive + Benefits
Carbon Tracker - Stewardship Carbon Tracker Initiative is an independent financial think tank that carries out in-depth analysis on the impact of...Apply now
Acre is delighted to partner with Astorg on a retained basis to appoint an ESG Specialist, a newly created position, to join the Paris office. Asto...Apply now
Acre is engaged on a retained basis to recruit an Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Manager for the London office of a leading international p...Apply now
How Can Successful Stewardship be Meaningfully Reported?
On 3 March, Helen Pradas-Page convened a roundtable centred around the new UK Stewardship Code 2020; which is key to how investment can bring about a more sustainable future to benefit the economy and wider society. The event was attended by leading figures from across the capital market ecosystem; our whitepaper summarising the discussion is available here.
SRI Recruitment Service 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
We are a specialist team working in SRI recruitment, sustainable finance and environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG), with a long track record of successful delivery in banking and finance
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 who have deep subject matter expertise and extensive commercial networks with organisations 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 catalyse 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: