Joy Facos was named head of responsible investing at multiboutique money manager Carillon Tower Advisers.
It is a new position, a spokesman confirmed in an email. She reports to Cooper Abbott, chairman and president of Carillon Tower Advisers.
Ms. Facos, who began Monday, leads the firm's efforts to make progress toward the six tenets of the United Nations-backed Principles for Responsible Investment and will also support the firm's affiliates, which include ClariVest Asset Management and Eagle Asset Management, in coordinating corporate engagement and ESG data.
Ms. Facos was previously principal and consultant at ESG Research Associates.
Carillon Tower Advisers and its affiliates have more than $63 billion in assets under management and advisement.