Prior to his role he was employed as an Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) specialist at Deutsche Bank, where he started out in 2013 joining the Environmental & Social Capital group focused on investment activities in sustainable energy in emerging economies, energy efficiency in the EU and food security in Africa. He was responsible for supporting the team head covering a wide range of tasks including legal support, preparation of board meetings as well as marketing & sales efforts. In 2015 Florian followed the call to join the Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) Head Office for the Asset & Wealth Management Division of Deutsche Bank AG.
In this role he was part of a team that was solely dedicated to developing an ESG Software tool allowing to screen companies according to their sustainability profile. His main responsibility was the internal and external key-stakeholder dialogue. In detail he was aligning the software developer`s special skills with the aspirations of existing clients and prospects as well as ensuring acceptance of the ESG Screening software internally through e.g. training programs.
Florian is married and has a daughter.
We strive to change the financial industry by providing premium multi source Environmental Social Governance (ESG) data analysis thus making the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) investable.
At the same time, we use an internationally valid standard by adhering our methodology to the 17 United Nation´s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
We offer our services to asset managers and asset owners that want to integrate the 17 Sustainable Development Goals of the UN (SDGs) in their respective investment strategies.
ESG Screen17 combines Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) data in an entirely new way: We aggregate raw data from multiple internationally relevant ESG data providers and assign these data to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Based on an innovative methodology the tool provides investible SDGs scores and allows dedicated sustainable investing.
An unique approach: The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) accepted as a guideline and signed by 193 countries, are the core pillars for Screen 17´s fully data driven ESG analysis.
We offer a powerful solution that allows investors to individually select their SDGs focus areas in accordance with their individual values and risk perceptions. The security issuer´s SDGs score will change accordingly for each investor´s SDGs profile.
SDGs reporting is possible on issuer and portfolio level, highly granular and against any benchmark. We also offer traditional and in-depth filters regarding all relevant controversies. We can provide for near real time alerts of potentially share price relevant ESG events, the key requirement for efficient risk management.
The ESG Screen17 GmbH is fully independent with no ownership-ties to banks and asset managers. Therefore open for all asset owners and managers irrespective of their prior ESG/SDGs experience.
The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) provide an undisputed framework for the direction that humanity and thereby public and private sectors must take in order to protect the planet and enable peaceful and prosperous lives. Investments in companies or projects that are deemed in compliance with internationally recognized environmental and social standards or are even seen as benefiting the achievement of the Goals are the fastest growing ESG market segments (2014-2016: up to 146%).
A complementary and versatile very well-rounded team of proven professionals with profound knowledge and experience in both – the financial industry and the field of sustainable investing.
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