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David Pitt-Watson

 David Pitt-Watson

David Pitt-Watson is Chair of Hermes Focus Asset Management, and cofounder of all Hermes shareholder engagement businesses; the largest of any investment manager in the world.

He has written and lectured on issues of corporate governance, capital market integrity and regulation and has advised the UK government, over a number of years on its initiatives to improve the performance and integrity of capital markets.

A graduate of Oxford and Stanford Universities, David is a Director of Oxford Analytica and a trustee of Oxfam. He has served on several other boards and commissions.

Articles and Opinions by this author

Financial Markets and the Investments of the Church

Markets need morals. And if the church is to be fully relevant to that debate, it needs not just to preach morality, but to practice it in the way it manages its money.   More »

Posted: 24 Jan 2012