Even during strong economic times, ESG can represent a gap in priorities between boards, management teams and investors. During the pandemic, will this gap become even wider? Or will COVID-19 finally move ESG beyond an acronym and into practice?
In this episode, Paul Washington, Executive Director of the ESG Center for The Conference Board, highlights what boards should be focused on with respect to sustainability issues and investor communication:
- What are investor expectations surrounding ESG? Will the pandemic pause or accelerate ESG efforts?
- What Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are large institutional investors focused on?