Business Mondays: Nearly Half Of Corporate Directors Want More Clarity On How Sustainability Goals Link To Larger Company Strategy

June 28, 2023

Kira Ciccarelli

42% of corporate directors in the UK, and 45% of corporate directors globally, say they need greater insight into how their company’s sustainability goals link to corporate strategy, according to new insights from Diligent Institute and Spencer Stuart. The need for clarity on what environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) means for the business comes amidst heightened disclosure expectations and requirements, with 81% of UK directors taking action to ensure their ESG strategy is reflected in annual reports, and 73% enhancing ESG disclosures. Read the full article here. By Jake Baker, Reporter, Business Mondays UK

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Lead Research Specialist

Kira Ciccarelli is the Lead Research Specialist of the Diligent Institute, the modern governance think tank and global research arm of Diligent Corporation. In her role, Kira researches and produces high-level modern governance reports, blog articles and podcasts designed to inform director decision-making and highlight best practices.

Before joining Diligent, Kira worked in a variety of data-driven research roles, including analyzing global aid funds to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and compiling a meta-analysis of political experimental findings for the Analyst Institute. She holds a BA in Public Policy from the College of William & Mary.