NCIG is proud to have received the 2022 ESG Excellence Directors Award at the recent Foresight Engage conference.
Foresight is a sustainability-led alternative assets and SME investment manager, who manage more than $22 billion for some of the world’s largest institutional investors, private and high net-worth individuals.
The conference brought portfolio companies together with the objective of enhancing business performance through knowledge sharing and collaboration.
NCIG’s CEO, Aaron Johansen, said they were thrilled to be recognised for their commitment to delivering a meaningful sustainability strategy that has the wellbeing of people, environment and operational excellence at its core.
“This award is a recognition of our commitment to optimising sustainable operations. It is a testament to the entire NCIG team and how hard we are all working to achieve our sustainability goals and targets through various programs and initiatives.”
NCIG was also invited to talk about its approach to sustainability at the two-day event. NCIG’s sustainability team presented key steps on their sustainability journey, including the development of a Sustainability Strategy Framework and its increased transparency over the past two years. They also shared NCIG’s recent achievement in gaining first place in its sector in the 2022 GRESB investor benchmark, with overall score of 96/100 and a five-star rating – the highest rating possible.
“Stakeholder interest in understanding ESG and sustainability performance has grown considerably in recent years. It is important to share the right level of transparency to help meet those needs. NCIG welcomes the opportunity to share our experience and insight, in particular of embedding sustainability considerations into our daily operations.” Mr Johansen said.
You can read more about our sustainability strategy here.