Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the MENAT region, has issued its sixth Annual ESG Report detailing the organisations’ Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) performance and achievements in 2021.
Commenting on the announcement, Shayne Nelson Group CEO, Emirates NBD said, “Emirates NBD is proud to present its sixth Annual ESG Report. Despite the challenges posed by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, 2021 was an eventful and rewarding year for the Group as we navigated the changing global economic landscape.”
He added, “As we look forward, we recognise both the challenges as well as the opportunities in integrating ESG into our business. With our long history of being an innovator and staying ahead of the curve as the industry changes, I am optimistic that we will be able to harness this strength to address the many challenges that we face as a global community. With continued, ongoing progress in our ESG agenda, we remain confident that we will move towards achieving our sustainability aspirations.”
The report has been prepared in accordance with the GRI Standards and aligned to the UAE Vision 2021 as well as the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).