Responsible Investing

PE investors view ESG as ‘supportive activity towards value creation’

PE investors view ESG as ‘supportive activity towards value creation’

It is becoming increasingly clear that private equity investors are training their sights on how GPs think about ESG issues. The degree to which they engage on the topic, and their approach to influencing portfolio companies, is now firmly entrenched in manager selection and it is a trend that is not likely to reverse anytime soon.