G4S has been included in the FTSE4Good Index Series for the third year in a row after an independent assessment of its environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices.
The FTSE4Good index series is a socially responsible investment (SRI) indicator developed by FTSE Russell which is part of the London Stock Exchange Group.
G4S’ Head of CSR & Government Affairs, Nigel Lockwood, says:
“We take a holistic approach to social responsibility and are mindful of our societal impact. Our continuing commitment to conducting our business in a way that is ethically responsible, safe and consistent with the company’s values and standards is core to the sustainable success of G4S.
“G4S’ employees deliver services around the world which contribute to the creation of a safer society in which millions of people live and work.
“We are proud of the role they play in society and of the positive contribution which G4S makes to advance standards and help to deliver on the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and SDG 8 ‘Decent Work & Economic Growth’, and SDG 16 ‘Peace, Justice & Strong Institutions’, in particular.”
Read more about the group’s approach to social responsibility and sustainable business matters at G4S 2018 Integrated Report.