About | Mentor | Kirsten Temple

Kirsten Temple

Kirsten is an experienced asset consultant, with a background in manager research and consulting in Australia and the UK. Responsible investment is a core part of her role and a personal passion.


Kirsten is Manager of Research at JANA, an Australian based asset consultancy. In her role, she has responsibility for the oversight of JANA’s research programme. Kirsten has been involved in responsible investment for over 10 years, previously leading JANA’s Responsible Investment team.

Kirsten holds a Masters of Applied Finance from Macquarie University, a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics) and a Bachelor of Arts (Asian Studies) from the University of New England.

Kirsten Temple


Voting matters: Are asset managers using their proxy votes for climate action?

4 November 2019
Climate change is one of the most important concerns facing investors and they can play a key role in mitigation efforts by using their proxy voting rights. This research assessed how the largest asset managers around the world voted on shareholder resolutions to climate change.


Net Zero Investment Framework: Implementation guide

This report provides a practical framework for investors seeking to implement net zero commitments. It builds on the draft Net Zero Investment Framework published in 2020 by the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change, broadening to a global perspective.