How Business Leadership can use Sustainability to go From Surviving To Thriving

Sustainability: From Surviving to Thriving l Forbes

By: Ioannis Ioannou, May 28, 2015

  • A recent UN Global Compact–Accenture CEO study found that 97% of the 1,000 CEOs interviewed across 103 countries and 27 industries see sustainability as important to the future success of their business. Moreover, 78% see sustainability as an opportunity for growth and innovation. Notably, 84% of the CEOs believe that business should lead efforts to define and deliver sustainable development goals, and 79% of them see sustainability as a route to competitive advantage in their industry.