Aris Prepoudis

CEO
RobecoSAM
Biography
Aris Prepoudis is the Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Executive Committee at RobecoSAM since 2017. Prepoudis served until 2016 as CEO of Vescore (formerly Notenstein Asset Management), an asset manager specializing in sustainable and quantitative investments. Previously, he was Head of the Institutional Client Business Unit at Notenstein Privatbank, where he led the consolidation of all the asset management activities of Raiffeisen Switzerland into Notenstein Asset Management. From 2000 to 2013, Prepoudis worked at Bank Sarasin & Cie AG in various senior positions, culminating in the role of Global Head of Institutional Clients. He began his career at STG Cooper & Lybrand (now PwC) and subsequently worked at ATAG Ernst & Young as an audit manager for Swiss Mutual Funds and Banks. Prepoudis holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Applied Sciences in Basel.

Author Archives: Aris Prepoudis

Playing catch-up: Investors lag behind corporations in adopting sustainability principles

When I was a teenager growing up in Basel, I witnessed first-hand one of the events that put sustainability thinking on the agendas of the corporate landscape. On November 1, 1986, I was woken up by loud sirens. A disastrous fire had broken out at a chemical plant warehouse. Over 1,000 tons of agrochemical product Read more […]

DJSI – A temperature gauge for Sustainability Investing

On September 7, the review of the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) series will be announced. Now in its 19th year, the index family continues to be the gold standard of large cap ESG performance, and serves as an effective engagement platform for investors who want to encourage companies to improve their corporate sustainability Read more […]