UBS AM hires head of sustainable investing

UBS Asset Management has appointed Lucy Thomas as head of sustainable investing.

Thomas was previously with TCorp where she was head of investment stewardship. She will report to Barry Gill, head of investments for UBS AM, and be based in Zurich.

Gill said: “During her 20-year career, Lucy has worked as an asset owner, asset manager, and asset advisor and brings extensive experience working with clients and leading the integration of sustainability factors into the investment process globally.”