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Georg Kell

Arabesque Partners
Georg Kell is the Chairman of Arabesque, an ESG Quant fund manager that uses self-learning
quantitative models and big data to assess the performance and sustainability of globally listed
He is the founding Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest
voluntary corporate sustainability initiative with over 9,000 corporate signatories from more than
160 countries. Through Georg’s leadership, the Global Compact became the foremost platform for
the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible and sustainable corporate policies
and practices.
Georg also oversaw the conception and launch of the Global Compact’s sister initiatives, on
investment, the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), and on education, the Principles for
Responsible Management Education (PRME), together with the Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE)