PE firms are doubling down on ESG to boost portfolio companies’ resiliency and their appeal to buyers, customers, and talent
ESG is getting attention as a value-creation lever from sponsors seeking to drive value within existing assets, say KPMG’S Glenn Mincey and Tania Carnegie in an interview with Private Equity International Magazine.
The goal is to create more sustainable, resilient, and attractive companies for investors, customers, and employees going forward, not ESG for the sake of ESG.
KPMG global and U.S ESG lead for Private Equity and Asset Management
ESG considerations are being taken into account much earlier in dealmaking processes, with a clear eye to value creation from the outset.
KPMG global and U.S. head of Private Equity