Head of ESG Investment
Ashley Schulten, Managing Director, is the Head of ESG Investment, within Global Fixed Income at BlackRock. Ms. Schulten is a portfolio manager on ESG tilted funds and leads sustainable investing efforts within the fixed income division. She sits on the Fixed Income Executive Committee, the firms’ Voting Issues Advisory Committee, and the BlackRock Sustainability Operating Council. Additionally, she has served on the ExCom of the ICMA Green Bond Principles since inception. Previous to BlackRock, Ms. Schulten spent 20 years as a sell side interest rate and options trader, most recently at Goldman Sachs. She is an Aspen Institute First Movers Fellow and a trustee of the Mianus River Gorge, the first land conservancy project for the Nature Conservancy.