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    Responsible Horizons

    Responsible Horizons

    Insight’s Responsible Horizons strategies are specifically designed for investors seeking responsible investment outcomes.

    A leader in responsible investment and fixed income

    2006

    Founding signatory to PRI1

    #1

    Insight’s ranking among UK investment consultants for Fixed Income Overall Quality2

    169

    Investment professionals in Insight’s Fixed Income Group3

    6

    strategies in the Responsible Horizons range3

    Meet some of our team

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    Robert Sawbridge, CFA

    Head of Responsible Investment

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    Robert Sawbridge, CFA

    Head of Responsible Investment

    Robert is responsible for overseeing the responsible investment programme at Insight across all asset classes and investment teams. He joined Insight in 2008 and has held numerous roles across Insight’s investment teams including solutions design, credit analysis and portfolio management. Most recently, he was the manager of our flagship Euro sustainable strategy before being appointed Head of Responsible Investment Solutions in 2020 and Head of Responsible Investment in 2022. Robert graduated with a BA (Hons) in Modern History from Oxford University and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Accounting and Finance from the London School of Economics. He also holds the Investment Management Certificate from the CFA Society of the UK and is a CFA charterholder.

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    David McNeil

    Head of Responsible Investment Research and Innovation

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    David McNeil

    Head of Responsible Investment Research and Innovation

    David joined the Responsible Investment Team within the Fixed Income Group in August 2022, responsible for leading Insight’s responsible investment research activities. David joined from Fitch, where he was Head of Climate Risk. Before this, he held various sustainability consulting/investment analysis roles with S&P Trucost and ICF International. David holds an MA (Hons) in Central and East European Studies from University of Glasgow and an MSc in Ecological Economics from University of Edinburgh.

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    Fabien Collado, CFA

    ESG Portfolio Manager

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    Fabien Collado, CFA

    ESG Portfolio Manager

    Fabien joined Insight’s Fixed Income Group in August 2021, as an ESG Portfolio Manager. Prior to joining Insight, he spent almost 12 years at AXA Investment Managers, initially as a portfolio engineer. He was then an active fixed income fund manager focussing on euro credit strategies. Latterly, he was a global buy and maintain fund manager, with an ESG focus. Fabien graduated with a Masters degree in Finance from IÉSEG School of Management. He is also a CFA charterholder.

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    Adam Whiteley, CFA

    Head of Global Credit

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    Adam Whiteley, CFA

    Head of Global Credit

    Adam joined Insight in September 2007 as a Credit Analyst in the Fixed Income Group before becoming a Credit Portfolio Manager at the end of 2008 and in 2022 was promoted to Head of Global Credit. He is lead manager for global and multi-sector credit strategies as well as being a core part of the team, managing global aggregate strategies. Adam graduated with a BSc (Hons) degree in Economics from Nottingham University. He holds the Investment Management Certificate from the CFA Society of the UK and is also a CFA charterholder.

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    Damien Hill, CFA

    Senior Portfolio Manager

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    Damien Hill, CFA

    Senior Portfolio Manager

    Damien joined Insight in October 2006. Within the Fixed Income Group, he initially joined the Currency Desk before moving to the Credit Analysis Team in January 2008. Damien joined the European Fixed Income Team in March 2011 as a dedicated credit portfolio manager. Damien graduated with a BSc honours degree in Economics and Finance from Bristol University and holds the Investment Management Certificate from the CFA Society of the UK and is a CFA charterholder.

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    Lutz Engberding, CFA

    Portfolio Manager

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    Lutz Engberding, CFA

    Portfolio Manager

    Lutz joined Insight in 2011. He worked as a Fixed Income Product Specialist before joining the European Fixed Income Team in February 2017. Lutz began his career in 2008 as an analyst at Merrill Lynch working in the fixed income department. He holds an MA in Economics from Homerton College, Cambridge and is a CFA charterholder.

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    Simon Cooke, CFA

    Portfolio Manager, Emerging Market Fixed Income

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    Simon Cooke, CFA

    Portfolio Manager, Emerging Market Fixed Income

    Simon is an emerging market corporate debt Portfolio Manager in the Emerging Market Debt Team, with a particular focus on responsible investment and high yield.  He is lead portfolio manager for Insight’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategies in emerging markets and global high yield, and a portfolio manager on other emerging market corporate strategies. Simon joined Insight Investment in 2011 as a Credit Analyst, spending six years covering high yield and emerging markets before moving to the Emerging Market Debt Team in 2017. He began his career in audit and corporate finance at Grant Thornton. Simon holds a BA in history from Durham University, is a Chartered Accountant and CFA charterholder.

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    Carly Thomas

    ESG Investment Specialist

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    Carly Thomas

    ESG Investment Specialist

    Carly is an ESG Investment Specialist within Insight’s Client Solutions Group, focussed on client engagement and reporting, as well as strategic responsible investment projects. She joined Insight in December 2021 from Nationwide Building Society, where she was the Senior Manager for Investor Relations and Treasury Sustainable Finance in the Treasury Team, responsible for the development and delivery of the Treasury Sustainability and Investor Relations strategies. She led the delivery of the Society’s inaugural Sustainability Report in 2019, whilst influencing the Board to sign up to various ESG charters. Carly was responsible for all credit and ESG investor engagement, as well as the relationships with ESG rating agencies, achieving multiple upgrades over the years. Carly graduated from the University of Birmingham with a BSc in Chemistry in 2015.

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    Rhona Cormack

    Senior Stewardship Analyst

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    Rhona Cormack

    Senior Stewardship Analyst

    Rhona joined the Responsible Investment Team within the Fixed Income Group in November 2021, responsible for leading Insight’s ESG engagement activities. Prior to Insight, Rhona was a Manager in the Climate Change and Sustainability Services at EY and, before this, an Environmental Scientist at RPS, providing sustainability and energy consultancy to their customers. Rhona holds an MSc in Sustainability and a BA in Geography from the University of Leeds. She also holds the Certificate in ESG Investing from the CFA Institute and the ISO 14001 Lead Auditor certification from the IEMA.

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    Ruth Hannigan

    Portfolio ESG Analyst

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    Ruth Hannigan

    Portfolio ESG Analyst

    Ruth joined Insight’s Fixed Income Group in May 2022 as a Portfolio ESG Analyst for strategic credit portfolios. Prior to Insight, Ruth was an ESG Policy Analyst with Minerva Analytics, responsible for ESG screening, analysis, evaluation and scoring. Ruth graduated from Trinity College Dublin University with a BA in Sociology and Social Policy and an MSc in International Politics. Ruth holds the CFA Institute Certificate in ESG Investing.

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