Keynote | How do you prepare for increased ESG legislation and regulations in a global supply chain?

Keynote | How do you prepare for increased ESG legislation and regulations in a global supply chain?

This session will look at the actions and plans taken by EY in our ESG in Supply Chain strategy. ESG meaning using Environmental, Social and Governance factors to evaluate companies and countries on how far advanced they are with sustainability.

EY has had an active Supplier Diversity programme for 18 years, and as a B2B have increased broader ESG efforts significantly over the past 5 years. EY’s ESG in supply chain programme includes training, policy and process review, supplier due diligence and range of category level initiatives. Here we will learn from Sian Ellis, Sustainable Procurement Assistant Director at EY in the UK about EY’s programme, what resources have been dedicated and how ESG in the supply chain aligns to EY’s broader business goals. 

 
Learn more about;

  • A short overview of the scope of the EU Directive
  • The importance of ESG risk mapping and how has EY done this
  • Learning and engagement with staff and targeted suppliers
  • Integrating ESG into processes to make it Business As Usual

Speaker: Sian Ellis, Sustainable Procurement Assistant Director, EY