NETHERLANDS - PGGM has appointed three ethical advisers to consult on its investment portfolio.
Else Bos, CEO, PGGM Investments, said: "We welcome the appointment of these prominent experts on climate change, human rights and the arms industry, three themes that are very important to us.
"They will help us to implement the ethical aspects of our responsible investment policy."
The advisers are Rein Williams, former president, Shell Nederland, and member of the Lower House of the national parliament; and Cees Flinterman, honorary professor of human rights, Utrecht University, and adviser to the Dutch government and UN.
Cees Homan, who has held positions in the Dutch army and headed the Institute of Defence Training Courses, is the third appointed adviser. He was also senior research fellow at the Clingendael Institute.
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