Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research has added two new senior analysts focusing on socially responsible investing and sustainability.

The appointments, which were announced Thursdsay, include Sarbjit Nahal and Valery Lucas-Leclin, who will work on integrating material environmental, social and governance research from the firm’s London office. They will report to EMEA Equity Research head Simon Greenwell.

Nahal most recently served at Societe Generale, and has also held positions at Credit Mutuel, the International Council on Human Rights Policy and Vigeo.

Lucas-Leclin also joins from Societe Generale, and has worked at Arese, Credit Mutuel and Innovest.