HEC creates a research chair in sustainable finance


HEC Montréal has officially announced the creation of a new research chair: a Chair in Sustainable Finance. The chair will be focused on developing cutting-edge knowledge in sustainable finance, facilitating knowledge transfer to the business community, and training new experts in the field. HEC states that the creation of the chair is aligned with its partnership with the University of Oxford, which also focuses on the measurement of companies’ ESG performance. The chair will be held by HEC Department of Finance Professor Dr Iwan Meier.