Executive Director and Head of ESG Portfolio & Index Research
Véronique Menou is Global Head of ESG Portfolio & Index Research within MSCI ESG Research. Her role consists in developing and enhancing investment tools that leverage the models, content, data, and expertise of MSCI ESG Research products. She is responsible for the methodologies of existing and new MSCI ESG Indexes as well as ESG Portfolio Analytics. Over the last few months, Ms Menou has been heavily involved in developing ESG thematic indexes including Low Carbon, Women’s Leadership, Environmental and Sustainable Impact Indexes.
Ms Menou started her career with Innovest in Paris in 2004 and then moved to Toronto where she was the sector leader for the healthcare industry and the project manager for the first Access to Medicines Index. She then joined the SRI research team at Natixis Asset Management in Paris where she was the lead analyst for the energy and healthcare sectors.
Ms Menou holds a master degree in international affairs from Bordeaux School of Management.