Peasey was formerly head of responsible investment strategy and investments at Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM). She also previously held the positions of investment strategist and head of fixed income investment specialists at LGIM. She will work to incorporate ESG principles across asset classes in her new position.

Jonathan Bailey, head of ESG investing at Neuberger Berman, said, “Sarah brings with her more than a decade of investment experience and we are thrilled to have her on board as we continue to engage our European clients on important sustainability topics like net zero. She will work with our investment teams across the region to continue to innovate their approach to ESG investing.”