Narottama Bowden

Senior Product Manager, ESG Indices
S&P Dow Jones Indices

Narottama is a Senior Product Manager of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) indices at S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI). Narottama is responsible for managing all existing S&P DJI ESG indices, supporting high-quality account management by enhancing clients' understanding of our products and services, and managing the development of a suite of products and services that meet current and future client requirements. Narottama is also involved in developing commercial relationships and business strategy, coordinating and communicating client specifications, and developing innovative product partnerships.

Narottama gained his expertise in sustainable finance as a Research Analyst and Senior Product & Client Development Manager at Trucost, a part of S&P Global.

Narottama holds an MSc in environmental economics and climate change from the London School of Economics and a BSc in development economics from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

Author Archives: Narottama Bowden

Introducing the S&P/ASX 200® ESG Index: Mainstreaming ESG in the Australian Equities Market (Part 2)

    Australian Listed Equities The Australian listed equity market has two characteristics not to be overlooked when constructing a domestic index: its relatively small number of stocks and relatively large exposures to a few specific sectors. These factors alone often mean that the application of a specific indexing methodology can produce more pronounced effects Read more […]

Introducing the S&P/ASX 200 ESG Index: Mainstreaming ESG in the Australian Equities Market (Part 1)

    The S&P/ASX Australian Index Series has played a significant role in characterizing the Australian equity market performance since its inception in April 2000. Since then, the S&P/ASX 200 has served as the foundation for benchmarks and index-based investing strategies from sectors to quality, value, and momentum factor approaches. Following the launch of the Read more […]