The most effective environmental, social and governance (ESG) programmes address growing compliance needs but also align with business strategy and support growth.

ESG manifests differently across industries and geographies. You may be focused on environmental elements or on reporting and compliance. But there’s also value to be unlocked in the wider aspects of ESG, such as culture, ethics, talent, workforce planning, succession and supply chain management.  

We’ll help you identify your ESG risks and opportunities, evaluate where the greatest impact and return lies, and support your ESG ambitions as your priorities and business naturally evolve.  

  • Pragmatic and commercial
  • Extensive sector expertise
  • Holistic integrated capability
  • Pragmatic and commercial
    Pragmatic and commercial
    Deep subject matter expertise across the ESG agenda delivers an expert, pragmatic and commercial approach.
  • Extensive sector expertise
    Extensive sector expertise
    Our sector-based focus and insight help you to address your specific ESG risks and opportunities.
  • Holistic integrated capability
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    A core team works with you to deliver a consistent approach and integrate expertise where it’s needed.

Why Grant Thornton?

We're passionate about going beyond for our clients, bringing you diverse perspectives, and an expert, commercial and pragmatic approach. 

We have the industry experience and sector insight to help you realise your ambitions, while delivering independence advice and assurance. We can implement across industries, cultures and countries, and are supported by our global network. 

Our people are approachable, friendly and professional, and work collaboratively to support you in your goals.

Ethical supply chain review for a global brand

The challenge
A global branded sports manufacturer with a commitment to ethical trading needed reassurance that it and its supply chain were aligned and delivering on the brand promise.
The solution
We reviewed the governance and control processes around corporate responsibility across the brands, and identified strengths and weaknesses in the client’s approach and activities.
The results
Our review identified a number of opportunities to enhance activities, manage reputational risk and support the compliance agenda, delivering the assurance the board sought.