The Empire State’s pension system is mounting investor pressure against the poultry giant, which has been criticized for its pandemic safety practices in its plants.
Nest and others are discussing how to embed environmental and other worthy goals into manager disclosures and selection.
The asset manager and former consultant is the sixth investment chief to head the fund in about 13 years. He starts Jan. 16.
The stickler for a conventional investing style talks about his start in the business.