Nathalie Wallace

ESG Investment Strategist


Nathalie Wallace leads the Global ESG Investment Strategy team and works with the ESG research and development, investment research and management teams to design ESG investment solutions for advisors, consultants and institutional clients, including assessing the Environmental, Social and Governance impact on clients portfolios and identifying specific financial solutions to align with their ESG objectives. Nathalie works closely with clients to develop ESG and climate strategies that are aligned with specific mandates and adapted to clients investment considerations. Nathalie has considerable experience working with global clients to implement sustainable investment strategies. For 20 years, she has lead research and investment teams implementing fundamental and quantitative investment processes, while overseeing asset allocation and equity portfolios for global institutional clients, including sovereign wealth and institutional pension funds. Over a career, she had portfolio management and equity research responsibilities at Batterymarch Financial Management, a Legg Mason affiliate, Wellington Management Company and Baring Asset Management. She founded and managed several Emerging Markets funds, including hedge and private equity funds as a managing director at Delta Partners, llc. Nathalie holds a BBA from Institut Superieur de Gestion in Paris, France, and is a Certified International Investment Analyst (CIIA). She is a trade advisor to the French Government, nominated by the French prime minister, and a member of the Columbia Sustainable Finance Professionals Network (CSFPN). She taught an Impact Investing class at Northeastern University in Boston, wrote several papers on sustainable economic development in emerging markets, and presented research at investment conferences.