Sharmeen Contractor

Sharmeen Contractor

Senior Advisor, Market Systems and Investors
Oxfam America

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About this Speaker

Sharmeen is currently Senior Advisory, Market Systems and Investors at Oxfam currently providing research on investments and engaging on advocacy with investors to ensure that this group of stakeholders understand the social and environmental impacts and risks of their investments especially for vulnerable communities globally.

Prior to Oxfam, Sharmeen worked at CtW Investment Group as ESG Research and Engagement Specialist where she focused on providing research to and engaging on advocacy with investors on issues of human capital management risk. From 2011-2015, Sharmeen worked at MSCI, Inc. at its Mumbai office within the ESG team as an Associate conducting research, providing thought leadership, and informing on MSCI’s ESG methodology for both companies and sovereigns.

Sharmeen graduated with a Masters in Arts in International Affairs from Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai in India.