The evidence that sustainability, or ESG, has financial relevance continues to grow. As we look for reasons why sustainability seems to be associated with good performance, risk has emerged from the literature as one of the main contributors.
There’s a boatload of research showing that companies with more diverse leadership teams outperform their less diverse peers.1 Businesses that know this are taking steps to diversify; businesses that don’t can benefit from a nudge.
Why should you invest in women? Because it’s 2018. Because it’s the right thing to do. Because you want a better world for your daughter. And not least because there is a strong business case for investing in women.