SGS Named Industry Leader in Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Sixth Year
For the sixth consecutive year, SGS has been named industry leader in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) World and Europe.
Evaluated by RobecoSAM, an investment specialist focused exclusively on sustainability, SGS received a score of 83/100, compared with an industry sector average of 38/100.
The DJSI is a globally renowned independent benchmark that measures proven company performance across material economic, environmental and social criteria. Following a best-in-class approach, the DJSI recognizes companies across all industries that outperform their peers in sustainability metrics.
Frankie Ng, CEO of SGS, said: “SGS is honored to have once again been named industry leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices. This award recognizes our long-standing commitment to sustainability and demonstrates how we are using our integrated leadership approach to become a more sustainable company and maximize the positive impact we can have on society.”
The DJSI provides a valuable annual benchmark to assess our sustainability progress, performance and impact across economic, environmental and social criteria. This assessment fuels our ideas and actions to improve our sustainability performance as we work to create value to society and build the standards for a better world.
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For further information, please contact:
Media: Daniel Rüfenacht
Corporate Communications and Sustainability
t: +41 78 656 94 59
Investors: Toby Reeks
t: +41 22 739 99 87
SGS is the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 97,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.