The role of the legal department in shaping the ESG strategy
The sustainability landscape is expanding and becoming increasingly diverse, complex and risk laden. As the emphasis on ESG is now a business imperative across all sectors and types of companies, they need to respond by creating new roles within their organisation chart, reshaping some positions, or looking for external help. The increasing importance of sustainability and ESG go hand in hand with the role of the corporate legal department.
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FAQ about ESG
What is ESG?Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) are non-financial factors that investors are increasingly considering when making informed decisions regarding risk management and exploiting new opportunities.
Why is ESG important for lawyers?ESG plays a key role in measuring investments in businesses and determining the company’s sustainability, often based on an ESG based framework and a grading system.