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Deborah Fuhr

Managing Partner and Co-Founder


Deborah Fuhr is the managing partner and co-founder of ETFGI, an independent research and consultancy firm launched in 2012 in London offering a number of research subscription services. Previously, Ms. Fuhr served as global head of ETF research and implementation strategy and as a managing director at BlackRock/Barclays Global Investors from 2008 - 2011. Deborah Fuhr also worked as a managing director and head of the investment strategy team at Morgan Stanley in London from 1997 - 2008, and as an associate at Greenwich Associates. She holds a BS degree from the University of Connecticut and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Ms. Fuhr was the recipient of the 100 Women in Finance 2017, European Industry Leadership Award as well as the 2014 William F. Sharpe Lifetime Achievement Award for outstanding contributions to the field of index investing. She is one of the founders and on the board of Women in ETFs, one of the founders and on the board of Women in ETFs EMEA chapter, is on the board of Cancer Research UK's 'Women of Influence' initiative to support female scientists.

Speaker Schedule

Monday, December 7, 2020 - 10:30 am to 11:00 am EST Women in ETFs Focus: ETFs

Join us as leaders from Women in ETFs discuss the trends that are shaping the ETF industry. Women in ETFs is an organization that brings together over 6,100 members, including women and men, in 22 chapters in major financial centers across the United States, Canada, EMEA, and Asia Pacific. The panelists will discuss the trends that have driven the ETF industry in 2020 to a record level of assets and net inflows and their outlook for 2021.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 10:10 am to 10:50 am EST The Rise of ESG Exchange-Traded Funds Focus: ETFs

Sustainable investing is an area that has grown and changed enormously in the last few years. ESG ETFs have gained $19 billion in inflows, so far this year, versus $8 billion for all of 2019. Learn how these changes have created new opportunities for investors today, and how investors can use these ETFs to capitalize on opportunities and invest in a way that has a positive impact in the world.


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