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BNP Paribas Asset Management

PRI reporting framework 2017

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Governance and human resources

SG 07. RI roles and responsibilities


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          Gaetan Obert, Head of RI
          risk function

Other description (1)

07.2. For the roles for which you have RI oversight/accountability or implementation responsibilities, indicate how you execute these responsibilities.

The RI is under the supervisory of BNPP IP CEO and CIOs. They review our main achievements and objectives twice a year during a RI policy committee. They also validate BNPP IP's exclusion lists during these committee.

The operational implementation is under the supervision of Gaetan Obert who is ESG coordinator (he heads the RI department composd of the ESG research team, the ESG integration team and SRI equities and thematics portfolio managers). One fll time employee is in charge of the ESG integration inside BNPP IP. He closely works with the ESG Research team and all the investment centers to ensure the ESG scores and research are progressively used by all BNPP IP's investment centers in their investment decision processes. He is also in charge of the update of BNPP IP's responsible investment policy and its associated exclusion list of companies.

07.3. Indicate the number of dedicated responsible investment staff your organisation has.

100 Number

07.4. Additional information. [Optional]

The number of 100+ people is both for the ESG integration (40+ ESG correspondents worldwide + 1 head of ESG integration) and SRI funds management  and development (portfolio managers, sustainability research team, products specialists).

The Responsiblity in Action task force can rely on a network of 40+ ESG correspondents worldwide in all the investment centers. Their responsilibty, under the coordination made by Jacky Prudhomme, Head of ESG Integration, is to diffuse BNPP IP responsible investment policy and the corresponding exclusion lists, to centralise all the ESG-realted questions of the portfolio managers and to send them to Jacky, and last but not least to be intermediate with the portfolio managers to organise the ESG engagement campaign with the issuers.

SG 08. RI in performance management, reward and/or personal development (Private)