Sustainability Predictions for 2019
Sustainability is no longer the niche topic only applicable to certain individuals within an organization, it's now integral to business success and longevity - sustainability is mainstream.
2018 has seen big strides in topical areas relevant across the globe, such as plastics, sustainable finance, investment, energy and the decarbonization of both companies and whole regions. We've heard fascinating insights of change:
- Large businesses are now stating that sustainability issues, such as plastics, are their number one business priority.
- In the retail sector, top lines sales are being directly impacted by sustainability strategy.
- Some Private Equity Houses will not fund businesses without an action Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) plan.
These proof points tell us that large-scale change is here and happening. 2019 is set to see even greater movement, action and progress within business-critical areas towards a more sustainable future for both business and the environment.
We've created a series of short videos with some of our leading figures. They predict what might happen in 2019 within their specialist topic areas. Watch all seven videos below.