Charlie Thomas
Charlie Thomas
Head of Strategy, Environment & Sustainability
Jupiter Asset Management

Charlie joined Jupiter in 2000 and is currently Head of Strategy, Environment and Sustainability. He is the manager of the Jupiter Ecology Fund and the Jupiter Responsible Income Fund (Unit Trusts), as well as institutional assets, the Jupiter Green Investment Trust PLC and the Jupiter Global Ecology Growth fund (SICAV). He is also co-manager of the Jupiter Global Ecology Diversified fund (SICAV). Before joining Jupiter, Charlie spent three years working for BP, first as an environmental policy adviser where he helped develop climate change strategies and sustainable energy policies for the group, and later as a commercial analyst working on new business development. He has also worked for the United Nations Environment Programme as well as other financial institutions. Charlie has an MSc in Environmental Technology from Imperial College, London and a degree from Nottingham University.

Topic: 2020 the Year the capital markets truly awoke to Climate Change

Charlie Thomas will explore the significant changes in investors and markets views on climate change and others sustainable solutions over the last few years. By better exploring the reasons it will help to understand whether such trends not only sustainable but equally understand some of the opportunities and pitfalls associated with such significant change. Jupiter is uniquely positioned given over 30 years of sustainable solution investing experience and learning.