Flexstone Partners hires head of sustainability

Flexstone Partners has appointed Samira Boussem as managing director & head of sustainability.

Boussem will be responsible for leading the firm’s ESG team and sustainability strategy and responsible investment approach. She joins Flexstone from her role as head of ESG at Natixis Investment Managers Solutions and will report to Eric Deram, managing partner at Flexstone.

Eric Deram, Managing Partner at Flexstone Partners, says, “as Flexstone’s clients continue to develop sustainable investment strategies, we are thrilled to have someone as experienced and talented as Samira leading this effort. Samira not only brings a vast breadth of knowledge in the world of sustainable investing, but also leadership experience in the asset management industry as we continue to think about new and interesting ways to integrate sustainability into our investment practices.”

Samira Boussem, Managing Director & Head of Sustainability at Flexstone Partners, says, “Flexstone’s global reach presents a unique opportunity to make a positive impact and to lead on a variety of sustainability-related issues. I am excited to be working with Flexstone’s global team to drive impactful change, and to integrate the principles that both benefit our clients and also contribute to a more sustainable future for all stakeholders involved.”