May 12, 2019
May 12, 2019
Marisol Hernandez is a responsible investment specialist with over 15 years of experience working for the PRI, consultancy firms, and pension funds as a responsible investment adviser and alternative investments consultant. At PRI she is currently the Head of Asset Owners for PRI and its 2000+ signatories representing over $82T AUM. In this role she develops programs for selection, appointment and monitoring of external managers, and passive investments. Also, she developed the first industry standard due diligence questionnaire and the first industry guide for hedge funds focused on responsible investment, leading the implementation of responsible investment across the hedge fund industry. Marisol has advised institutional investors on their investment decisions for the allocation of large capital in alternative investments such as hedge funds, real assets and private equity, and other traditional asset classes such as equities and bonds. Marisol has an MSc in Financial Engineering, a BSc in Industrial Engineering, she recently completed a course at the University of Oxford on AI, and she is currently reading for a PhD in Economics with a focus on Responsible Investment for institutional investors.