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As the drive to meet evolving ESG and Sustainability objectives accelerates, businesses are investing significant resources into creating the operational structures and processes they need to meet their goals.
This webinar provides guidance on how to create a structured approach to annual planning, how to align your business and product plans with your sustainability goals - and gain insight into the investment priorities driving business growth for challenges in the year ahead.
- Understand the technology priorities, investment plans and preferences of 400 senior ESG and sustainability executives
- Align business strategy and product plans with current demand and emerging trends in the market
- Benchmark your spend priorities for ESG initiatives against peers
About the authors
Research Director, ESG & Sustainability
Kim leads the Verdantix ESG & Sustainability practice, addressing business challenges and priorities in ESG and sustainability through technology and services. Her current research agenda focuses on ESG regulatory and market drivers, sustainability reporting, risk management, supply chain sustainability, circular economy, social impact. Knickle has worked for more than 20 years in the IT industry, providing research and analysis to help companies invest wisely in new technologies. Before joining the analyst industry, she held various roles in IT services, engineering, and product safety testing, beginning her career at Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. Knickle holds a MBA from Boston University and a BS in electrical engineering from Cornell.
Alessandra Leggieri is a research analyst specialised in ESG & Sustainability. Her background is in Biology (BSc Imperial College London), with a focus on Environmental Sciences. Prior to joining Verdantix she completed a Master's degree in Environmental Technology with Distinction. Her thesis project looked at biodiversity-friendly pest management decisions in communal gardens, which involved a collaboration with the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. She has experience with both quantitative and qualitative data analysis, using R and NVivo.
Lily is an Industry Analyst in the Verdantix ESG & Sustainability practice. Her current research agenda focusses on supply chain sustainability and integrating ESG into financial disclosures. Prior to joining Verdantix, Lily worked on various social impact projects before joining a tech company focussed on ESG risk management. Lily holds an MSc in Women, Peace & Security from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a BA in Theology & Religion from the University of Bristol.