Anita McBain is a Managing Director at Citi Research, heading EMEA ESG Research. She joined Citi from M&G Investments where she was Head of Responsible Investment & ESG across equities and fixed income. Prior to M&G, Anita led Sustainability Research for an Impact fund focused on mitigating climate change, tackling deforestation and delivering alignment to the SDGs. Earlier in her career, Anita worked for various buy-side and sell-side firms in credit research and global markets. Anita is a graduate of City University of London, holds an MBA from the University of Edinburgh and has completed postgraduate studies in Sustainable Business from the University of Cambridge.