Speaker Profile

Ashley Schulten

Managing Director, Head of Responsible Investing for Global Fixed Income

Ashley Schulten, Managing Director, is the Head of Responsible Investing for Global Fixed Income. Ms. Schulten is a portfolio manager on global green and socially responsible mandates She partners with BlackRock's Global Fixed Income teams to bring ESG and climate risk integration tools and strategies to the investment process. Previous to BlackRock, Ms. Schulten's work included 20 years as a sell side interest rate and options trader. She is a member of the Global Fixed Income Executive Committee.

Ms. Schulten earned a BA in Political Science from Vanderbilt University in 1992. She serves on the Executive Committee of Green Bond Principles and Cicero's Climate Finance Board. She is an Aspen Institutes First Mover Fellow. In her personal capacity, she sits on the Board of the Mianus River Gorge, the first Nature Conservancy land project.