Helena Viñes Fiestas

Deputy Global Head of Sustainability, BNP Paribas Asset Management

Helena joined the team after six years at Oxfam where she led Oxfam’s advocacy work on responsible investment and engagement with institutional investors in support of poverty reduction. She was Oxfam lead for Better Returns in a Better World project. She has also led Oxfam’s private sector policy on access to medicines and the pharmaceutical industry. Prior to joining Oxfam, Helena worked as an SRI analyst and also for Global Witness. Helena is the author of ‘La Responsibilitiat Empresarial: Una Resposta Rendible’ (CTESC Barcelona, 2005).

Helena holds an MSc in Development Studies from London School of Economics, another one in Latin American Economics and a BA in Economics from the University of Barcelona.