THE RAPID RISE OF THE CSO

Is the Chief Sustainability Officer about to become the most critical member of the C-suite, guiding the transition toward a new economic reality?

Corporate sustainability is striking at the strategic and operational core of some of the most well-regarded global companies.

More and more chief executives and founders, such as Virgin Group’s Richard Branson and Procter & Gamble CEO David Taylor, are proactively championing sustainability.

More than that, an increasing number of top firms are investing in senior C-suite level leaders who can drive the formulation and execution of a corporate sustainability strategy. We look at the role and the companies where they are leading the way on sustainability. Read on.