Responsible Investor, part of PEI Media
Co-founder and Joint Managing Director
Hugh Wheelan is Co-founder and Joint Managing Director, Response Global Media (Publishers of Responsible Investor and Responsible Company), part of PEI Media. A media entrepreneur, Hugh co-created Response Global Media in 2007 and built the company to become one of the world’s most respected sustainable finance media and events companies. As a journalist, he has written extensively on investment, corporate and sustainability issues for international newspapers including The Guardian and The Financial Times. He has interviewed some of the biggest names in global finance and sustainability. Hugh has won numerous journalism awards during his career. In 2020, he won the Outstanding Contribution to Institutional Journalism at the State Street Press Awards. He won the respected Aon Consulting award for European Pensions and Investment Journalist of the Year in 2006. From 2004 to 2007 he was Paris Correspondent and before that Fund Management Editor at Financial News, part of the Wall Street Journal. Prior to that he was Political and Economic advisor to the Secretary General of Amnesty International.