Anna West is a Senior Vice President and the ESG Practice Leader at Callan. She oversees the firm’s efforts to address clients’ educational interests and needs in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) thought leadership, research, education, implementation, and related consulting work. And as chair of Callan’s ESG Committee, she works with colleagues across disciplines to assist clients and implement best practices. Anna is also a member of Callan’s Diverse and Emerging Manager and Institute Advisory Committees. She is a shareholder of the firm.
Anna is a regular contributor to Callan’s body of published research, including the firm’s ESG Survey, which assesses the status of ESG investing in the U.S. institutional investment market.
Anna joined Callan in August 2006 and was previously co-manager of its Published Research Group and, until 2018, director of the Callan Institute, the firm’s platform for research, education, and dialogue. Prior to Callan, she worked for Vail Resorts.
She earned an MBA from the University of San Francisco and a BA in International Business and French from Washington University.