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Caroline Ruter

Head of Responsible Investing at Hg Capital


Caroline is head of Responsible Investing at Hg. Covering all Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) related topics, she is part of both the Client Services team and the Operations Innovation team. Caroline works actively with Hg’s deal team and portfolio companies to implement ESG across the investment cycle and further their performance as responsible investors and businesses.

Caroline joined Hg in 2017 with seven years of experience in strategy consulting and in-house sustainability roles from various industries. Most recently, Caroline was leading the global supply chain sustainability team at pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline.

 Caroline has a MSc in Industrial Engineering and Management from Lund University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and a Post Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Value Chains from Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership.