An introduction to: Soliane Varlet, Senior Portfolio Manager at Mirova

Find out more what Soliane Varlet elaborates on gender equality and what to expect in 2021

  • Several research projects have highlighted1, 2, 3 the positive correlation between diversity within a company and its operational and financial performance
  • The Women Leaders equity strategy invests in companies promoting the representation of women in leadership positions, within a global investment universe
  • Because diversity is a matter for all, this strategy also involves a broadened voting and engagement policy, with a focus on issues of diversity
  • The strategy benefits from a partnership with UN Women France (, in a spirit of complementarity in terms of regions and scope
1 EY and The Peterson Institute for International Economics: Is Gender Diversity Profitable, 2015.

2 Bank of America – Merrill Lynch: “The She-economy”, 2019.

3 The Boston Consulting Group: Winning the 20’s Business Imperative of Diversity, 2019.