Seven ways private equity firms can boost the impact of ESG

Collaboration and understanding goals are key

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Collaboration with other colleagues and key stakeholders is vital for companies to meet ESG goals
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Collaboration with other colleagues and key stakeholders is vital for companies to meet ESG goals

Asset managers are uniquely positioned to support businesses and accelerate their impact. Gone are the days that ESG fell squarely on the shoulders of the largest corporates – we must all be part of the solution.

Here are seven practical steps to empower and drive positive impact across businesses managers are invested in, as well as within their industry and wider society. Elevate the discussion By ensuring a consistent focus on ESG in board discussions and beyond, backed up by direct support, you fundamentally elevate the discussion. The unparalleled access active managers have to a board and management teams gives us a privileged position to influence key decision makers. Ultimately, it allows us to demonstrate that ESG is not a tangential exercise, but part and parcel of how the business...

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