James MagorDirector, Responsible Investments at Actis
James joined the Responsible Investment team at Actis in January 2016, working on the ESG aspects of Actis’ portfolio companies to enhance value. He has 14 years of experience in responsible investment, primarily serving the private equity, banking and development finance sectors.
James was previously a Manager in CDC Group plc’s ESG team for three years, where he supported the Private Equity team with investments in the power generation and distribution, agribusiness, healthcare and FMCG sectors in Africa and South Asia.
Prior to CDC, James spent eight years as a Senior Consultant with Ramboll-Environ in the International Finance team, advising a wide variety of clients in a number of major industrial sectors including the power generation, oil & gas and petrochemical industries across Europe, Africa and Asia.
James holds an MSc Applied Meteorology & Climatology and a BSc Geography from the University of Birmingham.