Environmental, Social & Governance

At Andersen in South Africa we understand that businesses are under increasing pressure to prioritise environmental sustainability, social responsibility and good governance practices.

Our Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) team is ready to assist you in navigating the evolving landscape of ESG law and regulation. We are well-versed in tailoring legal services to support your ESG objectives; enhance your company’s reputation, mitigate risks, create value, develop long-term sustainability strategies and attract investors.

Environmental, Social and Governance Services

  • Environmental Law: Advice on renewable energy projects, environmental compliance, resource sustainability, climate change and carbon footprint reduction.
  • Social Responsibility: Guidance developing and implementing social impact initiatives, stakeholder engagement strategies, diversity and inclusion programs, human rights due diligence and community investment initiatives.
  • Corporate Governance: Develop robust governance frameworks, compliance programs and ethical guidelines tailored to your specific needs. We advise on board structures, risk management practices, anti-corruption measures and transparent reporting methods to ensure your organisation operates with transparency and accountability.
  • ESG Due Diligence: Conducting comprehensive assessments to evaluate ESG risks and opportunities in commercial transactions, M&A, supply chains and investments ensuring informed decision-making.
  • Reporting and Compliance: We assist clients in developing reporting strategies, providing guidance on materiality assessments, data management and assurance processes aligned with industry best practices.
  • Training and Compliance Programs: Developing tailored training programs to educate your workforce on ESG principles, compliance obligations and the benefits of sustainable practices. We assist with the implementation of compliance programs, policies, procedures, and monitoring.

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  • Keshia Manolios
    Keshia Manolios
    Johannesburg
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