Personal Biography


Frederick W. Isleib III, CFA


Frederick W. Isleib III, CFA


Director, Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Research and Integration

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Fred collaborates directly with U.S.-based portfolio managers and investment analysts responsible for some of the firm’s largest equities and fixed-income strategies to integrate ESG risks and opportunities into the investment decision-making and risk-monitoring process. He also leads ESG engagements with investee companies to foster improved ESG management standards among some of the firm’s most significant holdings, and is responsible for generating research related to emerging ESG investment issues. Prior to joining the firm, he was director of research of clean energy markets at Nexant, where he focused on the U.S. renewable energy markets and the development of distributed energy generation. Previously, Fred spent 17 years at Putnam Investments, including seven years as a global fundamental equity research analyst following the financials, information technology, and industrials sectors. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, and is a member of the CFA Society Boston.

  • Education: B.S. in Accounting, Bentley University; M.B.A., Babson College
  • Joined the company: 2015
  • Began career: 1993