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Strategy definition

Understanding your current sustainability maturity and material issues whilst developing holistic sustainability strategies and prioritising your portfolio to achieve them.

Our sustainability strategy experts can support you to truly transform your business by integrating sustainability into your business strategy and purpose, taking a holistic approach.
We can support you to gather insights, identify the maturity of existing strategies, or the material issues affecting your business. We can design or enhance your sustainability strategy and make sure you have a robust set of roadmaps to achieve your targets.

Typical challenges include

  • Sustainability has been seen as a standalone or side-lined project and isn’t integrated into the core business strategy
  • There can be a lack of clarity or alignment on the level of ambition
  • This can lead to a lack of action, with the risk that many in the industry are moving ahead more quickly
  • The strategy can be fragmented or only covering certain elements rather than being holistic and covering the full value chain
  • There is a lack of resources, investment or it is driven by the few rather than the many

Our services

  • Sustainability strategy design
  • Maturity assessments
  • Materiality assessments
  • Overall investment case
  • Portfolio prioritisation

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  • Adaora Geiger
    Adaora Geiger

    Head of Transformation & Change

  • Caro Ruttledge
    Caro Ruttledge

    Head of People Change

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  • Charles Withey
    Charles Withey

    Deputy Head of Sustain

  • David Holliday
    David Holliday

    Genus Lead, Partner

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  • Jen Nixon
    Jen Nixon

    Sustainability Lead

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  • Ryan Kisiel
    Ryan Kisiel

    Head of Sustain

  • Spiro Comitis
    Spiro Comitis

    Energy Lead

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  • Sukh Plaha
    Sukh Plaha

    Circular Economy Lead

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  • Whitney Hollis
    Whitney Hollis

    Sustainability Strategist

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