The importance of sustainability
It is important for companies to exercise social responsibility. William Hughes of Mazars explains why we need to view sustainability as an investment, not a cost, and how to take an ESG health check
With a background that includes running a farm in Zimbabwe and starting a textile manufacturing business in South Africa, sustainability has always been at the forefront of my thinking. In fact, that textile business grew tenfold on the back of a sustainability strategy, became the first carbon-neutral textile manufacturing business in Africa and pioneered sustainability reporting for SMEs.