Andy Ford


Job title

Head of ESG Investment Directors

Joined Aviva Investors


Joined The Industry



Main responsibilities

Andy is lead Investment Director for ESG investing across Aviva Investors.   

Experience and qualifications

Before joining Aviva Investors Andy worked as an Investment Director covering multi-asset at Standard Life Investments in Edinburgh. Prior to that Andy was an equity research analyst covering the consumer staples and agriculture sectors. He has worked at firms including JP Morgan Cazenove, Goldman Sachs and Citigroup. 

Andy holds the CFA and Professional Risk Manager (PRM) designations. Andy also holds the Sustainability and Climate Risk Certificate, issued by the Global Association of Risk Professionals, the Certificate in ESG Investing, issued by CFA Institute and the Sustainable Finance Certificate, issued by the University of Cambridge. Andy graduated from the University of Cambridge with an MA Cantab in 2002.