Dr. Steffen Hörter
Dr Steffen Hoerter is the Global Head of ESG at Allianz Global Investors which he joined in 2001. He is responsible for ESG Policy/ Strategy and Investment Positioning, ESG Investment Offering/ Product Design and ESG Client Investment Advisory. Between 2010 and 2016 he has been advising institutional investors, in particular pension funds in Europe on investment strategy, risk management and ESG. In recent years he has published various studies about incorporating ESG into investment strategy and strategic asset allocation. Prior to joining Allianz Global Investors, Dr Hoerter worked as a Management Consultant for banks and risk management at an international consultancy firm. Dr Hoerter studied Business Administration in Regensburg, Edinburgh and Ingolstadt/Eichstätt. He holds a doctorate from the Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, where he worked as a lecturer at the Department of Finance and Banking at WFI – Ingolstadt School of Management.