The firm’s approach to responsible investing is to incorporate material environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors into our investment decisions to better manage risk and generate sustainable, long-term returns.
Mawer's responsible investing decisions are guided by 5 key principles:
Mawer’s primary objective is to maximize long-term, risk-adjusted returns for clients
ESG factors can impact the sustainable competitive advantage and the risk/return profile of our investments
Integrating ESG factors into Mawer’s investment process increases the odds of investment success
Engaged ownership is an important responsibility Mawer fulfils on behalf of its clients
Lead by example. Mawer, as a corporate citizen, strives to improve its own ESG practices