The Expanding Case for ESG in Private Equity
From Bain's 2021 Global Private Equity Report: Customers, employees and limited partners are demanding more sustainable, socially conscious corporate behavior. PE firms that can deliver are reaping the rewards-
ESG investing continues to face skepticism in the private equity industry, especially in the US.
But proactive firms aren’t waiting for ROI studies to pan out before incorporating sustainability and social responsibility into how they invest and operate.
ESG isn’t just a nice thing to do. It is becoming a critical element in gaining market share, engaging employees and raising capital.