News and Events
Welcoming our new Senior Associate
13. November 2018
We are pleased to announce that Josefine Eggum is joining The Governance Group as Senior Associate. Josefine joins us from the Sahara Forest Project where she worked with the production of sustainable food, water and energy in dry and desert areas. She previously worked at SEB Merchant Banking within corporate risk and capital structure analysis and advisory. At SEB, Josefine was also involved with work on Green Bonds. She holds an MSc in International Business from Copenhagen Business School.
Hva er klimarisikoen for norske bedrifter?
9. November 2018
Nordic-African Business Summit 2018
8. November 2018
5. November 2018
The Governance Group and Burson Cohn & Wolfe have analysed the quality of sustainability reporting for the 100 largest companies listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. The analysis is based on the 2017 annual and sustainability reports.
The full report ‘Bærekraft på børs’ can be found here (Norwegian only).
The Executive Summary in English can be found here.
Risk management in extreme weather
31. October 2018
The Governance Group’s Partner, Kristian Andersen, and Managing Director of Kommunalbanken, Kristine Falkgård, wrote in the Norwegian Financial Daily Dagens Næringsliv on risk management in extreme weather conditions.
Read more here.
31. October 2018
Our Managing Partner Joachim Nahem was invited by the Norwegian Broadcasting NRK programme URIX to discuss the assassination attempt in Denmark and implications for Nordic-Iranian relations.
View his analysis here.
Media Diploma Course
22-26 October 2018
The Governance Group and the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights hosted journalists and media representatives from Angola for a course on media, freedom of expression and human rights. The participants spent the week learning about human rights and freedom of expression relevant to their work and met with different Norwegian institutions, including Fritt Ord, the Norwegian Union of Journalists, and NRK.
More information on the course and the project can be found here.
Geopolitical implications of the Khashoggi murder
25. October 2018
MoU with GRESB
23. October 2018
The Governance Group signs an MoU with GRESB (Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark). "The partnership with GRESB will help strengthen our work on applying sustainability standards for the global infrastructure and real estate sectors" says Partner Kristian R Andersen. The Governance Group has also become an industry supporter of GRESB.