See what role environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risks and sustainability reporting play in building value and brand protection
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) risks increasingly demand the attention of chief financial officers (CFOs). Companies that aren’t addressing these issues may be caught off-guard as these pre-financial risks become central to business strategy. Consider the following situations:
After reading these examples, you might be thinking, "I’ve never considered these risk areas as sustainability risks; they’re just business risks." Yes, they certainly are business risks, and that’s key to understanding their impact on your long-term financial performance and unlocking potential "hidden value" in your business. They should grab your attention. Consequently, CFOs should advocate sustainable business practices and transparent ESG reporting on how their companies’ value is sustained over time. If you’re beginning to see that there is value from addressing these risks, then download the report.
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