Business Leaders Lack Ambition For Environmental Sustainability, Survey Reveals

Published on
21/11/2022 12:36 PM
Sustainability EM360

A new report by the Capgemini Research Institute has found that the majority of business executives do not see environmental sustainability as a viable business strategy.

Published on November 10, the report conducted a survey of over 2,000 business executives from 668 large organisations. It revealed that 79% of business executives do not see the case for implementing sustainability within the business to be clear. 

The results also exposed a notable gap between long-term ambition and short-term action within the enterprise, finding although that 53% of executives understand the urgency of climate action, they believe the cost of running such initiatives outweighs the potential benefits. 

While some organisations were remodelling business strategies to be more sustainable, less than...

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