Dr. Michael Viehs joined Partners Capital in 2022 as Global Head of Sustainable Investing. Prior to joining, Michael was Head of ESG Integration at Federated Hermes Limited in London and during his academic career, Michael was a researcher at the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment at the University of Oxford. He currently is a Research Affiliate at the European Center for Sustainable Finance and a part-time lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences, Upper Austria, where he teaches a course on asset management and behavioural finance. His research on responsible investment, corporate governance, stewardship and economics has been published in widely accepted journals, such as Corporate Governance: An International Review, Economic Letters and Economic Policy. Michael holds a B.Sc., M.Sc. and Ph.D. from Maastricht University, School of Business and Economics in the Netherlands.