Why does ESG matter when raising funds?

In February’s edition of ESG Clarity, Paul Woods, Arrow’s Director of Sustainability & ESG, talks to the importance of defining ESG metrics, data ownership, and how timely and accurate reporting is a critical part of financial risk management and a successful partnership between manager and investor.

Read it here.

Paul Woods

Paul Woods

Director, Sustainability & ESG

Paul has over 20 years of financial services experience and joined Arrow Global Group in 2017 as Enterprise and Operational Risk Director. After successfully developing our risk management framework and governance processes, Paul was subsequently appointed to lead our ESG activities in January 2021 after playing a central role in developing the Group’s ESG strategy and policies which continue to evolve in line with our commercial and operational activities. Prior to working at Arrow, Paul was with GE Capital for 15 years working across a number of senior Credit Risk, Operational Risk Management and Loss Mitigation roles.

Paul has a BSc in Business & Psychology from Aston University and reports to Monique O’Keefe, Chair of AGGCM, and Chief Risk & Governance Officer.