£50 (Digital Members); £30 (Full & Directors’ Circle members)

ESG (Environment, Social and Governance) is a ‘hot topic’ in the board space, but what does it actually mean?

This Quick Course will take you through how to approach ESG as a board director, and what it means in practice. This fast-paced session highlights the key regulations and requirements all NEDs should be aware of. We also go beyond compliance concerns to cover best practice in developing an impactful ESG strategy from board level.

Åse Bergstedt, shares her knowledge built over 15years in leading global brands. This will give you the knowledge you need to navigate strategic discussions around ESG at a boardroom level, as well as giving you a clearer sense of any areas you may wish to deepen your knowledge. 

Course content:

  • ESG Essentials Definition
  • Benefits of Sustainablity and ESG
  • Sustainability in Practice
  • Sustainabilty Regulations and Disclosure Requirements
  • Developing a Climate Strategy
  • Global Sustainablity Trends
  • Key Take-Aways and Recommendations

Åse Bergstedt

Ase is a Sustainable Finance and Environmental expert. She is a Board member at Financial Inclusion Forum UK, she has worked for several companies, including BAT, Nordea Asset Management, Millicom, Tele2 AB, LSE and Nasdaq listed companies. 

She is an expert in not only environmental reporting but also the technicalities of changing a corporation’s culture, and mindset, concerning ESG at every level an organisation. She understands the herculean task for large complex global companies in regard to doing the ‘right thing’ for all their stakeholders, including society.

Boardroom Essentials on ESG Quick Course