Leonardo, the Italian multinational company specialised in the aerospace, defence and security industry, is premium sponsor of the CSR Europe Conference: A Caucus to Forge Alliances for Just Transition, taking place on 20 June 2023 in Brussels.
Amidst the war in Ukraine and the energy and purchasing power crisis, the “Social” dimension of the ESG is now more important than ever to achieve the Twin – green and digital – Transition. For Leonardo, leader in the European aerospace and defence sector, this means collectively address the need to develop new skills, invest in training future generations to boost competitiveness and guide the transition of the entire value chain.
At the CSR Europe Conference 2023, Leonardo representatives will engage +150 c-level sustainability leaders from business and European institutions to build alliances for an impactful Just Transition.
Renata Mele, Senior Vice President Sustainability at Leonardo, said:
“Green and digital transition demand strong partnerships. Dialogue opportunities such as the CSR Europe Conference are key moments for building a common vision across different sectors, accelerating business transformation in line with the EU institutions’ and policy makers’ goals on ESG topics. For Leonardo, the Conference will be the opportunity to share the achievements and the ambitions of its sustainability path. It will be also the occasion to discuss what are the future challenges companies and regulators shall address to foster a sustainable and just future for Europe in technology-driven sectors.”
Within CSR Europe, Leonardo takes part in several workstreams, with a special focus on sustainable finance and reporting, as well as topics related to responsible business conduct and circular economy.
Using its ability to leverage its research, digitalisation and technological innovation capability, Leonardo’s sustainability approach addresses global challenges in line with the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals and the Twin Transition at the heart of the European Green Deal. This vision is fully incorporated in the Group’s value chain for the development of new solutions and business models.
With roots dating back to 1864, Leonardo has been, since 1948, leading Italy’s industrial development before expanding worldwide and is now present in 150 countries. From helicopters to defence systems, the industrial giant offers customised solutions and innovative, value-added after-sales support services to be a trusted partner for its customers.
Through its “Be Tomorrow-Leonardo” 2030 strategic plan, the company’s clear and strong vision for the next decade and beyond carries sustainability at its core with a set of objectives revolving around governance, people, planet, and prosperity.
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