Director of ESG
Financial Conduct Authority
Sacha Sadan is the Director of ESG at the FCA (Financial Conduct Authority), facilitating the UK financial regulator to embed ESG across the wide spectrum of regulatory activities and reporting to the CEO. He has been named a City Influencer by Financial News as one of the biggest 25 names who have been instrumental in shaping the UK’s financial services industry and has also recently been appointed an Honorary Professor at the Alliance Manchester Business School at The University of Manchester.
Previously Sacha was Director of Investment Stewardship (10 years) and on the board at LGIM, one of the world’s largest asset managers. Sacha had responsibility for investment stewardship, including environmental, social and governance (ESG). He was recognised in the Financial Times as one of ‘the 30 most influential people in the City of London’. Sacha was previously a UK equity portfolio manager at Gartmore. He was voted the top-rated Pan European fund manager in the Thomson Reuters Extel awards.
He started his career at Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) pension fund. Sacha is a Fellow of CGI and a founding member of the UK Investor Forum and was a member of their board for 6 years.