Robin Hepworth was appointed CIO of the firm in 2011, having worked at Edentree (formerly Ecclesiastical) Investment Management since 1988. He has over 30 years of experience in the sector, focused on SRI investing and has been a fund manager since 1990. He was Global Fund Manager of the Year 2010, FE Alpha Manager 2012 and has recently been listed as one of Citywire’s top 10 most consistent managers over the past 10 years.
Edentree Investment Management is a subsidiary of the Ecclesiastical Insurance Group, a specialist financial services company specialising in church, charity and education insurance. The firm has over 30 years of track record in responsible investing, and manages £2.7 billion (as of October 2017). Edentree’s parent company, Ecclesiastical, will donate all of its distributable profit to charitable causes, amounting to £22.5m in 2014.