• Service: Advisory, Risk Consulting, Climate Change & Sustainability Services, Topics, Climate Change
  • Type: KPMG information
  • Date: 11/11/2012

Prepare for the future: Sustainability as a business driver 

A series of megaforces – such as ecosystem decline, population growth, and pressure on natural resources – are driving major changes around the world. Businesses that anticipate these changes and turn them to their advantage are best positioned for growth.

This publication provides an overview of KPMG's global Climate Change & Sustainability Services and how to succeed in a world shaped by sustainability megaforces.


Key insights

  • 62 percent of companies polled have a strategy for corporate sustainability.
  • Between 2001 and 2010, an equity portfolio of sustainability leaders outperformed a portfolio of sustainability laggards by more than 30 percent.
  • Globally, KPMG has more than 145,000 Audit, Tax and Advisory professionals to help you capitalise on the business opportunities in the climate change and sustainability space.