Jens Peers, CFA, is Equity and Fixed Income CIO at Mirova, an affiliate of Natixis Global Asset Management. Previously Head of Environmental Equities from Kleinwort Benson, Mr. Peers is a thematic investment expert with 15 years of experience — mainly in water, agribusiness, clean tech — and has an excellent track record. Mr. Peers has considerable international experience and has extensive knowledge of consultants’ and clients’ needs. He is a frequent speaker at international conferences on environment, water and agri themes. He presented on the impact of unburnable carbon at the Carbon Tracker initiative in April 2013 in London; he also expressed his views for the green economy at the first Asian forum on Climate Change in Hong Kong. Mr. Peers is a CFA charterholder.