Eurazeo's CSR commitments are translated into concrete objectives that are deployed across its investment activities, the Group is one of the pioneers in the Private Equity industry to have defined a CSR strategy including quantitative targets (2020 objectives).
1. Invest responsibly
100% of due diligence in the advanced study phase of acquisitions to incorporate a CSR section
100% of investments to perform CSR reporting
100% of divestments operations to incorporate CSR information
2. Establish exemplary governance
100% of companies to have at least 40% women Directors on the Board
100% of controlled companies to have at least 30% independent Directors on the Board
100% of companies to have an Audit Committee and a Compensation Committee
3. Create sustainable value
100% companies to have deployed Eurazeo's CSR essentials (see the Group's annual report for more information)
100% companies to have quantified CSR progress targets
100% companies to be involved in at least one CSR acceleration program
4. Be a vector of change in society
100% of portfolio companies to improve the protection and well-being of employees
100% of portfolio companies to share value created or company profits with employees
100% of portfolio companies to reduce their environmental impact
Eurazeo's CSR strategy covers all fully consolidated and equity-accounted companies (with a shareholding of >5%).
The Group's CSR strategy encompasses all its investment divisions, though its implementation is adapted to each asset class and the level of governance influence the investment teams have with the portfolio companies.
It is to note that in the context of the integration of Idinvest Partners, both entities are working to define a common RI strategy applicable all the business lines.
The Group reviews the level of implementation of its CSR strategy on an annual basis and is currently deploying a common new CSR strategy.