Richard Watt

Richard Watt

Managing Director, Head of Sustainable Investment

Richard began his career in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1982. He holds an MA Joint Honors Degree in History and Politics from the University of Edinburgh. In 2017 he received a Certificate in Sustainable Investing Leadership from the University of Cambridge, and in 2019 a Certificate in Climate Science and Policy from the University of Queensland. Richard was appointed Head of Sustainable Investment at Epoch in 2019. Prior to joining Epoch in 2007, he was an Executive Vice President of U.K.-based Schroders Investment Management, and Head of Emerging Markets at Credit Suisse Asset Management. Richard also held positions as a portfolio manager with Gartmore and Kleinwort Benson in London.