A critical element to an organisation’s success is having a clearly defined sustainability strategy that aligns to and enhances the organisation’s strategy. Where an organisation is focused on meeting the needs of today, we work with them to develop strategies and programs that drive efficiency improvements and/or protect their reputation to help maintain customer confidence and trust.
Where an organisation is focused on tomorrow’s agenda, we work with them to develop strategies and programs that deliver value to the top-line of the business through innovation and/or growth.
The focus of sustainability in this context is to differentiate, develop new markets and intimacy with suppliers and customers, as shown in the Value of Sustainability diagram.
Business case development / Value and impact analysis
Our team works with organisations to assess and measure the value of sustainability to their organisation. This enables organisations to determine which parts of the strategy are most effective, which require improvement and how best to demonstrate the value created from sustainability.
Stakeholder & materiality assessment / Competitor benchmarking / Strategy development
We work with organisations to assess their material risks and opportunities and develop sustainability strategies that align to their core business strategy. This includes reviewing existing strategies and programs, and comparing them to peer progress to identify ways to improve uptake and performance.
Implementation planning / Integration into corporate, business and functional strategies
We work with organisations to integrate sustainability strategies into their business. This is done through integrating sustainability into functional and business unit strategies and programs within human resources, marketing, product development and operations. Our team also works with your organisation to develop programs of work within each department.