1) July 8 @ 2pm: How Important is Sustainable Investing and ESG? Hail Yang, Director with BlackRock Canada
BlackRock Canada's ESG and Sustainable Investing expert Hail Yang will be discussing what ESG Investing is and why it is critical for future success.
Hail is a member of the iShares Canada Institutional Sales team within BlackRock, where he is responsible for the promotion and growth of its exchange traded funds business. Prior to this role, Hail was a member of BlackRock’s Global Markets and Investments Group, more specifically working in the iShares Canada Product Management and Development team, where he was responsible for launching new iShares ETFs, the ongoing management of the Canadian-listed ETF range, and serving as a specialist to the Sales teams in distributing and marketing the products. Hail joined BlackRock in 2011, having previously worked at a boutique investment management firm. He is a CFA charter holder, and has earned his CPA CA designation.