To be effective, ESG management should form part of a business overall corporate strategy. Due to the nature of ESG management, key aspects require integration across a business and an oversight on a management level. If done properly, ESG can be used as a differentiator for the business, enabling them to outperform their competitors, both from a market positioning perspective as well as through improved margins. EBS Advisory provides strategic input to organisations from early-stage development of an ESG strategy to updating and developing bespoke strategies.

By developing and implementing a clearly defined ESG strategy, a business can broaden market access, leverage new forms of funding, improve efficiencies and develop a high performing culture within the organisation, conducive to achieving desired outcomes.

Our Services

Strategy Development

Developing strategy through workshops with clearly defined outcomes and setting of KPIs. This includes defining ESG and Impact metrics, through materiality determination and theory of change modelling.

ESG Compliance

Gearing a business to meet the objectives of the IFC Performance Standard and ensuring alignment to certification bodies such as United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI) and United Nations Global Compact.

Fund Sourcing and Applications

Assisting a business to access new forms of funding, and preparing for funding applications such as Climate Bonds and Green Bonds

Data Collation and Analytics

Improving understanding of target audience through surveys, interviews, focus group meetings and questionnaires assessing data collected and re-aligning the business strategy in response

Tracking ESG Performance

Developing bespoke tools to track ESG performance. This includes dashboard development through deployment of ESG Active. Assessment of JSE listed equities and investee companies including benchmarking.


Assisting with certification as well as annual reporting required to maintain certification. Typically reporting is provided to conform to UNPRI, TCFD, CDM, WDM.

Climate Action

Provide strategic advisory services, as well as assessment for climate risks across existing and potential future investments. Ability to determine the risk of stranded assets, as well as reporting in line with climate disclosure programs.

Strategic Communications

Development of internal and external bespoke communications tools. This includes training modules, marketing campaigns, website content. External reporting is multifaceted which covers both ESG and development impact reporting.

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