07 Jun 2021

The AREF ESG & SII Committee is delighted to present The AREF ESG 5 Year Roadmap, in collaboration with Carbon Intelligence, and proudly sponsored by Sanne Group,

The Roadmap features six exclusive short films, set to impact the industry in the next 5 years. 

Listen to our ESG industry experts, where they explain what each theme is in detail, when you'll be affected, why you should care and importantly, how to prepare!

Scroll down to view films on: SFDR & EU Taxonomy; TCFD; Net Zero Carbon; MEES & EPCS; Impact and Scope 3 Emissions. 

SFDR & EU Taxonomy

Listen to our expert speakers: 

  • Paul Mora, Senior Regulatory Developments Analyst at Columbia Threadneedle
  • Nina Reid, Head of Responsible Property Investment (Global) at M&G


Listen to our expert speakers: 

  • Lucy Hamnett, Senior Consultant, Carbon Intelligence 
  • Andy Szyman, Head of Sustainability, BMO Real Estate Partners 

Net Zero Carbon

Listen to our expert speakers:

  • Chris Ronketti, Director of Operations at Carbon Intelligence   
  • Abigail Dean, Global Head of Strategic Insights at Nuveen Real Estate 


Listen to our expert speakers:

  • Kelly Greer, Research Director at the Association of Decentralised Energy
  • Alex Green, Assistant Director (Development & Sustainability) at British Property Federation


Listen to our expert speakers:

  • Sarah Teacher, Executive Director, Impact Investing Institute 
  • Ann Xu, Senior Associate at CBRE Global Investors 


Scope 3 Emissions

Listen to our expert speakers:

  • Danielle Mulder, Director at Carbon Intelligence 
  • Dan Grandage, Head of ESG, Private Markets & Real Estate at Aberdeen Standard Investments 

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With special thanks to all our speakers from the following:












Katie Jowett

Katie Jowett

Fund Manager, La Salle Investment Management

Katie is the Chair of the AREF ESG & Social Impact Investing Committee. 

Katie is a Fund Manager within LaSalle Global Partner Solutions, having joined the team in 2010.  She holds a degree in Architecture from the University of Toronto, a MSc. in Real Estate from CASS Business School and the CFA Society of the UK, Investment Management Certificate. 

As well as being Chair of the AREF ESG & Social Impact Investing Committee, she is also Chair of the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) Advisory Committee and member of the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative Property Working Group.