Jonathan de Pasquallie has joined KPMG in the Crown Dependencies as ESG Senior Manager in the Jersey office to further develop the firm’s fast growing ESG (Environmental, Social & Governance) practice.

Jonathan brings 12 years of real-world, hands-on experience in delivering ESG solutions at the coal face within institutions through the development of real world ESG strategies and translating strategy into practical actions. With a background spanning 15 years in financial services and asset management, Jonathan’s skill set will support the professional services firms plans to ignite ESG change in the Jersey market.

From roles held at Sanlam Investments and Old Mutual, amongst others, Jonathan has built experience in ESG policy development, embedding organisation change and developing sustainable finance strategies. He has been involved in a diverse range of projects ranging from developing ESG strategies, establishing stewardship programmes and measuring impact.

Jonathan commented, “I’m delighted to be joining the team at KPMG and excited to play an important part in the firm’s growth plans. I look forward to working with our clients, as KPMG broadens the range of ESG services offered across the Crown Dependencies.”

Simon Nicholas, Head of ESG and Renewables at KPMG in the Crown Dependencies added, “We’re witnessing a change of pace across the islands of Jersey, Guernsey and the Isle of Man, with many businesses placing heavy emphasis on the design and delivery of their ESG strategies. Jonathan will bring a wealth of experience to the team as we continue to develop our ESG service offering, with his appointment supporting our plans to be the local market leader for ESG services.”