Anna joined the international business of Federated Hermes in 2017 as a credit analyst covering basic materials. Prior to this, she worked at JPMorgan for over four years as part of the credit risk department, where she was responsible for covering the telecoms, media & technology (TMT) industries, and had previously covered the natural resources sector and Nordic financial institutions. Anna holds a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics with Statistics from the University of Bristol and holds the Certificate in ESG Investing from 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