Caroline Escott

Senior Investment Manager, Active Ownership


Caroline is a Senior Investment Manager and leads our active ownership work globally.

Caroline joined RPMI Railpen in September 2020, having previously been in charge of the investment, stewardship and collective engagement programme at the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA). Prior to this, she was Head of Public Policy at the UK Sustainable Investment and Finance Association (UKSIF).

She is chair of NextGen’s Committee, a trustee at the Standard Life Master Trust, winner of Investment Week’s “Investment Woman of the Year 2019” award and is also one of Financial News’ 2020 “Top 25 Rising Stars of Asset Management in Europe”.

She has a Master’s degree (with Distinction) in International Political Economy from the London School of Economics, where she graduated top of her year, and holds the Investment Management Certificate (IMC).