Amber Infrastructure Group (‘Amber’), the specialist international infrastructure investment manager is pleased to announce that it has been awarded A+ in the United Nations backed Principles for responsible Investment (‘PRI’) 2020 assessment for both the Strategy and Governance and the Infrastructure modules.
A+ is the maximum score achievable for both modules and is a considerable accomplishment for Amber in its first year of participation.
Consideration of ESG drivers is an essential part of how Amber assesses the long-term viability of the investments it makes and associated asset management strategies. Integrating ESG into Amber’s management processes supports its high standards of financial rigour and requirements for long-term financial performance. Amber Horizons, Amber’s flagship sustainability and innovation programme, ensures the integration of ESG considerations into all aspects of the business.
Amber is committed to delivering responsible and sustainable growth that is beneficial to our clients, employees and stakeholders. Please find more information about Amber’s approach to ESG here.
Daniel Watson, Head of ESG, Amber Infrastructure Group, said: “I am delighted that Amber has achieved A+ in both modules in our first year as a signatory to the PRI. It reflects Amber’s commitment to integrating ESG across the investment lifecycle. Amber dedicates considerable time and resource to ESG as it recognises the importance of delivering financial performance whilst making sustainable and responsible investment decisions.”
Notes to Editors
Amber Infrastructure (‘Amber’) is a specialist international investment manager, focused on investment origination, asset management and fund management. With over €4.5 billion in funds under management, Amber invests across six funds and a number of managed accounts. Amber’s core business focuses on sourcing, developing, advising, investing in and managing infrastructure assets across the public, transport, energy, digital and demographic infrastructure sectors that support the lives of people, homes and businesses internationally.
Amber is headquartered in London with offices in Europe, North America and Australia and employs approximately 135 infrastructure professionals.
For further information:
Amber Infrastructure Limited
Erica Sibree/Amy Joslin
+44 (0)20 7939 0558/0587