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Sector lead: Consumer Goods
Pauline Lecoursonnois engages with companies in the UK, France, Switzerland, the Netherlands and Australia with a focus on consumer goods & retail, financial services, pharmaceuticals and utilities sectors. Prior to joining EOS, she worked as a research analyst at Institutional Shareholder Services, focussing on governance matters, and as a research assistant at the Universities Superannuation Scheme and for the ESG sell-side research team of Natixis. Pauline holds a Master’s in Management & Sustainable Development from Sherbrooke University and the ESCEM School of Business and Management. She speaks French and has a good working knowledge of Spanish.
Following divestment by a major pension fund and criticism from NGOs due to deforestation resulting from its palm oil operations in Indonesia, POSCO INTERNATIONAL strengthened its policies and processes. EOS introduced the company to two critical NGOs, leading to a successful collaboration culminating in commitments to adhere to internationally recognised standards and to restore forest areas.