Eurazeo renovates top structures

Governance makeover by new head Virginie Morgon reflects exponential growth

All about impact

Leading impact investors discuss how the market has evolved

Key sectors vulnerable to water risks, PE warned

PRI: Supply chains expose commodity-reliant fashion and food companies to reputational harm

The art of ESG in emerging markets

The Drawdown explores the reality of investing responsibly in less established regions

The ESG due diligence dilemma

Is private equity courting disaster by screening ESG risks only at the last minute?

Responsible Investment Profile: LGT’s Tycho Sneyers

The PRI board’s first PE member discusses plans to make scheme more relevant for GPs

New PRI board member Tycho Sneyers tells The Drawdown about plans to ensure private equity steps up ESG commitments (Credit: LGT Capital Partners)

Mixed reception to EU ESG policy revamp

Industry debates how far GPs must go with ESG integration in wake of expert proposals

UK governance troubles: The PE exception

The Drawdown charts lawyer Simon Witney’s journey to shed light on what makes the asset class effective

Lawyer Simon Witney tells The Drawdown about his academic quest to shed light on private equity governance (Credit: Debevoise)

Momentous 2018 ahead for ESG in PE

Tech disruption and millennial demands to shape the new year, say experts

PRI board adds first PE member

LGT’s Tycho Sneyers elected for three-year term at responsible investment scheme

UN-backed Principles for Responsible Investment welcome the first ever private equity board member

PE called on to champion human rights

PE’s influential ownership model presents “unique” chance to drive progress

Private equity is increasingly seen as a potential force for good with human rights

This week in ESG

4 Dec: ESG in emerging markets, diversity à la française, plus a new section on what PE’s ESG people truly think

The Drawdown looks at the must-know ESG developments for private equity professionals

Private equity must act now on unsound supply chains

ESG risks of “particular importance” for unlisted space and require more hands-on approach, says UN-backed guidance

This week in ESG

Nov 24: ESG takeaways from The Drawdown’s EU trip, cleantech makes VC strides, spotlight on supply chain

The week’s ESG briefing

Nov 17: EU consults on fiduciary duties, investors move on climate disclosure, UN’s green finance blueprint

The week’s ESG briefing

Nov 10: UN climate talks, ESG’s future, mapping green risks, the tax conundrum

The week’s ESG briefing

Nov 2: Sustainability roadmaps, LPs’ ESG doubts, the price of fake news, the momentum around gender-focused PE

Waking up to climate change: day-to-day considerations

Climate change risk adds to increasing reporting requirements