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Press Releases - Vigeo Eiris News - 11/01/2013

EIRIS hires Gary Kay for Head of Sales and Client Services role

Global responsible investment research specialists EIRIS have appointed Gary Kay as Head of Sales and Client Services.

Gary will have overall responsibility for new business and account management, providing dynamic leadership of EIRIS’ talented client team and leading on the development of EIRIS’ global ESG services.

Gary has a background in sales and business development in the financial services industry having previously worked for both Aegon and Barclays.

“As we continue to set our sights on global expansion Gary’s insights and experience will be invaluable in helping us to build on our reputation for delivering top quality ESG services for investors and providing excellent client care” said Peter Webster, CEO at EIRIS.

Gary Kay commented, “This is an exciting opportunity and I am looking forward to working with the team in delivering an exceptional standard of service to all existing and future clients of EIRIS”.

EIRIS now operates in 10 countries via a series of partnerships and overseas offices. Our 70+ staff are highly educated and come from a variety of professional and academic backgrounds. EIRIS’ analysts are frequently called upon for their expertise in methodology development, reporting standards and social and environmental best practice.

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