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Fondsfinans Kapitalforvaltning hires ESG director from domestic competitor

The Norwegian wealth manager has appointed Melanie Brooks as head of ESG and co-manager of a fund which implemented a new strategy earlier this year.

Melanie Brooks starts as Portfolio Manager and Head of ESG at Fondsfinans Kapitalforvaltning in November. | Photo: Fondsfinans Kapitalforvaltning PR.

Norwegian wealth manager Fondsfinans Kapitalforvaltning has hired Melanie Brooks as Head of ESG and Portfolio Manager, meaning she will be responsible for co-managing the company's equity fund Fondsfinans Renewable Energy.

The renewable energy fund is a result of a fund rebranding and new strategy implementation which took place in February 2021, and the fund is down by 14 percent since the new strategy was implemented.

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