NEXT100 panel explores sustainability's impact on talent attraction in expert gathering.
Sustainability is high on every procurement leader’s agenda. Across regions and industries, executives are telling us that becoming more sustainable is among their top priorities within a 5-10-year time span. But ambition is not equal to action: A recent McKinsey survey shows that 60% of companies have emission-reduction aspirations without an aligned strategy, 20% stated they consider sustainability measures in their sourcing decisions and supplier reviews—and less than 10% said they include sustainability in their category strategies.
- Björn-Uwe Mercker Partner McKinsey & Company