Thought influencers
looking at the big picture.
Kukua
in Swahili meaning 'growth'

curious@wearekukua.com
Thought influencers
looking at the big picture.
Kukua
in Swahili meaning 'growth'

curious@wearekukua.com

About us

Kukua are a specialist advisory practice supporting investors, asset managers, banks, insurers and corporates to integrate ESG, Sustainability and Climate considerations at all levels.

From investment and portfolio integration to enriching corporate practices, we solve simple and complex challenges. We enable our clients to reach new frontiers in this space, whilst continuously supporting them to adhere to increasing investor and regulatory requirements.

Our bespoke services are built on our extensive experience, deep industry knowledge, capital markets expertise and proven ability to drive organisational transformation.

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What we do?

ESG Integration
Impact and SDG Integration
Risk Management, Compliance & Reporting
Active Ownership & Engagement
ESG & Impact Footprinting
ESG & Impact Audit

ESG Integration

Why is this important?

  1. Enhance investee analysis, through the integration of quantitative and qualitative ESG insights into investment processes.
  2. Mitigate risks, both financially and reputationally.
  3. More effectively perform your fiduciary duty.
  4. Compliance against client mandates, as well as any regulatory considerations.
  5. Meet the growing demands from investors, investment consultants and civil society.
  6. Strengthen market position, access new investors and grow AUM.
  7. Alignment to global bodies, such as the PRI and SDGs.

Impact and SDG Integration

Why is this important?

  1. Mitigate risks, both financially and reputationally.
  2. More effectively perform your fiduciary duty.
  3. Compliance against client mandates, as well as any regulatory considerations.
  4. Meet the growing demands from investors, investment consultants and civil society.
  5. Strengthen market position, access new investors and grow AUM.
  6. Alignment to global bodies, such as the PRI and SDGs.

Risk Management, Compliance & Reporting

Why is this important?

  1. Enhance investee analysis, through the Integration of quantitative and qualitative ESG insights into the investment processes.
  2. Mitigate risks, both financially and reputationally.
  3. More effectively perform your fiduciary duty.
  4. Compliance against client mandates, as well as any regulatory considerations.
  5. Meet the growing demands from investors, investment consultants and civil society.
  6. Strengthen market position, access new investors and grow AUM.
  7. Alignment to global bodies, such as the PRI and SDGs.

Active Ownership & Engagement

Why is this important?

  1. Influence ESG performance and profile of investee(s) to improve its ESG impact.
  2. More effectively represent the best interests of clients.
  3. Mitigate risks, both financially and reputationally.
  4. More effectively perform your fiduciary duty.
  5. Compliance against client mandates, as well as any regulatory considerations.
  6. Meet the growing demands from investors, investment consultants and civil society.
  7. Alignment to global bodies, such as the PRI and SDGs.

ESG & Impact Footprinting

Why is this important?

  1. Identify insights to inform future portfolios or specific asset vehicles.
  2. Enhance the understanding and management of exposure risk.
  3. Enhance investee analysis, through the integration of quantitative and qualitative ESG insights into the investment processes.
  4. More effectively perform your fiduciary duty.
  5. Compliance against client mandates, as well as any regulatory considerations.
  6. Meet the growing demands from investors, investment consultants and civil society.
  7. Strengthen market position, access new investors and grow AUM.
  8. Alignment to global bodies, such as the PRI and SDGs.

ESG & Impact Audit

Why is this important?

  1. Ensure ESG, Impact and/or SDG activities are fit for purpose, are achieving its objectives and mandates, as well as identify opportunities to ensure they remain ahead of the curve.
  2. Enhance investee analysis, through the integration of quantitative and qualitative ESG insights into the investment processes.
  3. Mitigate risks, both financially and reputationally.
  4. More effectively perform your fiduciary duty.
  5. Compliance against client mandates, as well as any regulatory considerations.
  6. Meet the growing demands from investors, investment consultants and civil society.
  7. Strengthen market position, access new investors and grow AUM.
  8. Alignment to global bodies, such as the PRI and SDGs.

Why Kukua?

We have an unparalleled and demonstrable track record supporting clients in this space.
We minimise our clients’ internal resourcing while ensuring regular engagement with them.
We are independent of the investment and operational team, which allows us to be neutral and objective in our work.
We have a deep understanding of the growing needs of the asset owner, shareholder and investment consultant community.
We bring a diverse skill and knowledge base, and our work is centred on a distinct philosophy. It is this distinct thinking that enables us to accelerate the solving of complex challenges, allowing our clients to reach new frontiers.
We are agile and bridge the complexity, knowledge and integration gap. This enables our clients to not only meet their RI, ESG, Impact and/or SDG requirements but importantly, identify where competitive advantages can be yielded.

Who we work with

Kukua works with several leading firms in the capital markets. We are experienced across the asset classes, from listed equity, fixed income, to alternatives and hedge funds, for example, and apply our distinct methodology to overcome our clients’ respective challenges.

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Contact us to find out more about our services and how we can be part of your journey.

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