Harold's Herald

How philosophy, politics and economics influence investors and financial markets

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Harold Hutchinson, Managing Director, Alternative Energy at Investec, examines the impact of change in the ESG, energy, infrastructure, digitalisation and AI areas, with special attention to the Energy Transition and Circular Economy.

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The blog does not aim to give investment advice, but is designed to afford relevant longer-term context to investors, encouraging a broad perspective where uncertainty is high and a spirit of learning is important. The views expressed are those of the author, not those of Investec.

Harold Hutchinson

Harold Hutchinson

Managing Director, Alternative Energy

Harold spent his early career in academia as a Lecturer in Economics at Hertford College, University of Oxford, and at the University of St. Andrews. He subsequently worked in Research at various Investment banks in the UK as Head of Energy and Utilities, including Collins Stewart, ING, and Macquarie. He has now been at Investec for over 10 years, seven of which as Head of UK Research. Currently, he is Managing Director, Alternative Energy, in the Listed Client Group. He is also a Director of the Regulatory Policy Institute, Oxford, an educational charity dedicated to the promotion of regulatory and market research for the public benefit.