Mikhaila is responsible for conducting in-depth research reviews on ESG high-risk transactions, and for supporting the Investment Committees and debt origination teams in making balanced decisions using financial and non-financial information. She also leads on Real Assets ESG research and contributes to the ESG investment and origination strategy and produces sectoral and thematic papers to develop and improve AIRA’s ESG investment views and supports ESG integration across the desks.
Experience and qualifications
Mikhaila previously worked in Aviva Investors’ RFP team as an ESG and Multi-asset & Macro specialist. She also completed a secondment in the Sustainable Outcomes team, producing company deep dives and analysis for one of Aviva Investors’ Climate Transition strategies. Prior to joining Aviva Investors, Mikhaila held senior sales positions at LGIM and Schroders.
She holds a bachelors degree in English Literature from Sheffield Hallam University, and is undertaking a Masters in Sustainability Leadership at the University of Cambridge.