Anne Simpson

Anne Simpson

Managing Investment Director, Board Governance & Sustainability
CalPERS

About this Speaker

Anne is CalPERS’ managing investment director for board governance & sustainability, responsible for strategic initiatives across the total fund where she is a member of the Investment Management Committee and reports to the CEO. Anne leads CalPERS’ Sustainable Investment Strategy, which focuses on long term value creation through the effective management of three forms of capital: financial, human, and natural. 

Anne currently chairs the Steering Committee and Asia Advisory Group for Climate Action 100+, a global investor alliance of over $55 trillion which CalPERS convened and co-founded. She is a member of the California Governor's Climate Risk Disclosure Advisory Group and the Advisory Council of the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF). Anne was recently appointed to the board of Ceres and is a lecturer in Sustainable and Impact Finance at the University of California, Berkeley, Haas Business School, and a visiting fellow at Oxford University, appointed by the Chancellor.