Director, ESG Indices, S&P Dow Jones Indices
Stephanie Rowton is Director, ESG Indices at S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI). Rowton is involved in the design, methodology and strategic direction of S&P DJI ESG Indices across EMEA, as well as working closely with the global research & design, sales, and marketing departments to bring new indices to market. S&P DJI caters to a diverse spectrum of ESG investing needs, from best-in-class approaches like ESG Elite to broad-market ESG alternatives to mainstream indices like the S&P 500® ESG Index. She spent 10 years at Allianz Global Investors, working as an investment strategist to provide retail and institutional clients with investment insights and as a junior portfolio manager for an integrated ESG strategy. She has also worked in institutional business development as a member of the European sales team. Rowton has consulted for NASDAQ, helping the European data sales team promote their ESG products. She previously worked for the FAIRR Initiative, who look to help investors to exercise their influence as responsible stewards of capital.