TENEX and Nexia Pacioli Hosted VI Round Table on Sustainable Development
On October 28, TENEX and Nexia Pacioli Group hosted the traditional round table dedicated to sustainable development. This year, the focus was on the issues of sustainable development integration into corporate practices. Representatives of ROSATOM State Corporation and its organizations as well as of the leading Russian companies took part in the event.
Deputy Director General for Corporate Development and Communications at TENEX Marina Liborakina greeted the participants and noted, “Over the last few years, sustainable development has been named among the key topics of international business agenda. It is a trend impossible to ignore. Today, sustainable development not only accumulates the demands of society towards business, but also is the new framework for strategic planning of any company.”
At the round table, the business representatives spoke about a wide range of sustainable development management aspects.
The presenter from PJSC “MMC “Norilsk Nickel” shared the company’s experience in launching the corporate sustainable development center. The representative of NovaWind JSC spoke about their successful case of beginning the renewable energy sales, and the future development prospects. The speaker from TENEX JSC presented the results of the company’s work on setting up and approbation of the sustainable development monitoring system in the supply chain. The PJSC “VimpelCom” representative shared the peculiarities of the company’s business during the pandemic and the lessons learned.
The following presentations were dedicated to the new tendencies of public reporting. Experts from Nexia Pacioli Group presented analytics reviewing disclosure of ESG factors and the influence of the pandemic on businesses.
Yuliya Emelyanova, Partner and Deputy CEO at Nexia Pacioli, summarized the discussion by saying, “2020 has definitely become a special year for the whole world, for everyone and for the entire business community. Today, the speakers have сonviced us once again that a company’s sustainability is not settled just on its financial performance. The main drivers for evolvement are responsibility and openness.”