Global Head of Sustainable Investing
Jennifer Wu is responsible for leading the firm-wide strategic efforts in building a global sustainable investing platform through continued ESG integration,research and thought leadership,investment stewardship,and development of innovative strategies. She also leads the Sustainable Investing Leadership Team (SILT), a global team of senior leaders focused on sharing best practices for sustainable investing across asset classes.
Prior to joining J.P. Morgan, Jennifer was responsible for leading the effort of creating innovative investment solutions and analytics at BlackRock's Sustainable Investing team. Previously, Jennifer was BlackRock's Head of Corporate Strategy & Development for Asia-Pacific. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2014, Jennifer worked for the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in the energy sector of the Central and West Asia Department and was responsible for project finance across power infrastructures and country-level engery sector reforms. Before ADB she served as Managing Director in the Strategic Development Group of CLSA Limited responsible for acquisitions and strategic partnerships in Asia-Pacific and Europe. Jennifer started her career in venture capital and private equity focusing on technology and renewable energy as research analyst and subsequently a portfolio manager.
Jennifer received her Master of Science in Economics from the University of Edinburgh in the UK as a Chevening Scholar and her Bachelor of Science in Finance from the National Cheng-Chi University in Taiwan. She enjoys trail running and has completed 5 marathons and multiple long-distance mountain races.