Issues of sustainable development (ESG) were discussed at the X All-Russian Forum on Corporate Governance.
Sustainable development (ESG) issues attract increased attention from society, business, and regulators. At the session, they told what ESG is today: a driver of real business transformation or marketing? We considered the issues of sustainable development from different angles: a global opinion leader, representatives of the state and business, experts, discussed the current situation, practical examples and challenges for companies and boards of directors.
Sergey Shvetsov, First Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, Anatoly Chubais, Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation for Relations with International Organizations for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, Independent Director of PJSC AFK Sistema, Alexander Vedyakhin, First Deputy Chairman of the Management Board of PJSC Sberbank, Yurki Talvitie, Member of the Board of Directors of a number of companies and ESG Director of PJSC Magnit, Tatyana Mitrova, Independent Director of PJSC NOVATEK, Irina Bokova, Independent Director of PJSC PhosAgro.
The special guest was Nikolai Savelyev, the Founder of Poseidon Expeditions, who spoke on the topic "Climate change: From the North to the South Pole»
The plenary session is organized by PWC and the Association of Independent Directors.