Waterman scoops ESG Corporate LiveWire’s 2016 Finance Award
We are delighted to have been awarded the prestigious Corporate LiveWire’s 2016 Finance Awards, for ‘Excellence in ESG Strategic Advisory Services’.
The Finance Awards is a highly acclaimed awards programme established to celebrate the success of innovators and leaders across the global finance sector.
Each shortlisted candidate had been set under great scrutiny by the Judging Panel at Corporate LiveWire, setting its sights firmly on the most client-focused and dedicated teams and individuals. Each winner is set to play an important role in the continued growth of the finance sector.
Penelope Latorre, head of Waterman’s Due Diligence & ESG team commented; “We are absolutely delighted to have been recognised for ESG advice over the past year. All of our achievements are reflective of our great team and the result of the trust our clients have placed in us to work alongside them on their ESG Strategic journey. Most of our new business has been a result of our growing reputation as a holistic ESG advisor and referrals from existing clients. Reliable performance but also innovation of ESG services have been our focus in the last year.”
Waterman Group’s team of Due Diligence and ESG specialists are contributing to a number of associations, key conferences and panels which are shaping the market in the emerging area of ESG, which in recent years has become a major new consideration for investors across all asset classes. Our team’s wide portfolio of services includes ESG strategic, and implementation support as well as environmental and technical due diligence as part of transactional activity. Innovation has been a key driver this year and we have injected our portfolio with implementation tools which are allowing us to tackle the complex areas of social and governance alongside the more established elements of environmental, health and safety considerations.