Joe joined the international business of Federated Hermes in July 2019 as a credit analyst covering the global telecommunications, media and technology sectors. Prior to this, he spent several years at Fitch Ratings covering the TMT sector for the EMEA region. As a senior analyst, he performed fundamental credit analysis on a portfolio of investment grade and high yield issuers. Joe has a Bachelor of Science in Economics & Finance and holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC) by the CFA UK.
With monocropping one of the main causes of deforestation, palm oil production needs to change. Rather than staging a boycott, responsible investors should engage with companies across the supply chain to encourage the adoption of globally recognised certification standards