Maria Ortino

Maria Ortino


Maria has worked in Responsible Investment for over 16 years, specialising in environmental, social and governance (ESG) research. She joined Legal & General Investment Management Ltd (LGIM) in January 2019 where she is a Senior Global ESG Manager leading the Stewardship team’s efforts on health. Maria was a member of the Access to Medicine Foundation’s Expert Committee for the 2021 AMR Benchmark, and was recently appointed as one of four Co-chairs of Access To Nutrition Initiative’s (ATNI) Investors in Nutrition and Health.

Prior to joining LGIM, Maria worked at Newton Investment Management, State Street Global Advisors and the Investment Association.

Maria is married and has three children.

Nutrition, Human Health & Soil: Anti-Microbial Resistance (AMR) & Farming. How Deep is the Problem & What Can we do About it? A Conversation.

Speaker's Corner

Why is anti-microbial resistance (AMR) relevant to farmers? What has caused it, how bad is it and what can farmers do to ‘undo’ it? Experts in AMR, climate and food system thinking from Legal and General Investment Management will talk through the problem, explain how it is now compromising our soils, food nutrition and human […]