ESG oversight: The corporate director’s guide
Environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues are increasingly seen by shareholders as a window into the future. And a clear hierarchy is emerging. Leading companies view ESG issues as a business imperative. They manage risks while capitalizing on opportunities, including sharing their story and vision for the future, setting themselves up for long-term success and value creation in the process. Laggards still think of ESG as a check-the-box exercise grounded in philanthropic activities.
The tone at the top can make the difference between a company landing at the front or back of the pack. But in PwC’s 2020 Annual Corporate Directors Survey found, just under half of directors (45%) tell us that ESG issues are regularly a part of their board’s agenda. There is significant room for improvement – this guide can advise you how.Read this resource