Murray joined DWS in 2015 to undertake ESG thematic research and support the company’s responsible investment strategy. He is a founding member of the European Energy Efficiency Financial Institutions Group (EEFIG) and is co-chair of the property working group Paris Aligned Investments Initiative of the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC).
Prior to his current role, Murray worked at a Group level in Deutsche Bank, supporting senior management leadership in the area of climate finance and implementing the Bank’s climate change business strategy. He previously worked with companies to develop consensus policy positions, published papers and lobbied UK and European governments on energy and climate change policies at the Confederation of British Industry (CBI). Murray began his career in consulting, policy research and program support for energy efficiency, renewable energy and carbon markets in Alberta, Canada.
He holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Calgary and a M.Sc. in Environmental Change and Management from the University of Oxford. He also holds the UK Investment Management Certificate (IMC).