Global Technology Innovation Center

Insights on the many different aspects of technology innovation




Technology industry CEO outlook

Digital transformation, ESG, and supply chain are in focus as new risks emerge

 

 

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The new employee deal in the technology industry

How COVID-19 and the ESG movement are redefining the workplace

 

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The ESG imperative for technology companies

As the world recovers from COVID-19, technology companies will be asked to report their performance through an ESG lens.

What tech companies are THINKING about ESG

#1


Environmental/climate change is the biggest risk to growth1

 

86% think the tech industry requires more regulation and standards in the area of sustainability2

74%


of tech CEOs feel it is their personal responsibility to ensure their ESG policies reflect their customer's values1

 

79% agree that their organization's growth will be determined by their ability to shift to a clean technology economy1

57%


agree they must look beyond financial growth to achieve sustainable success1


What tech companies are DOING about ESG

 

26% have significant incorporation of ESG into their strategic planning2

34%


say climate change is having a high impact on their company's investment/funding2

 

45% are struggling to link their growth strategy with a wider societal purpose1

55%


feel their sustainability experts are very effective1

 

37% belive their governance experts are very effective1
 


 

1
Global CEO Outlook, KPMG International 2019
2Technology Industry Innovation Survey, KPMG LLP(U.S.), 2020


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