January 2021 – Carbonsink, a consultancy firm specialized in developing carbon-neutral strategies for businesses, adheres to the “Sustainable Finance Partnership” of the Italian Stock Exchange.
As a Partner of the program, Carbonsink offers its knowledge and expertise on issues related to sustainability. In fact, in Italy, the company is the leading provider of professional services to develop corporate climate strategies and achieve net-zero emissions, thanks to a team of highly qualified professionals in carbon management, carbon finance and environmental services.
Since 2015 Carbonsink is the only Italian company part of the International Carbon Reduction and Offset Alliance (ICROA). Carbonsink is a partner of Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) since 2017 and is the first CDP accredited Silver Partner to offer Science-Based Targets services in Italy. In 2020 Carbonsink was the only Italian company to be part of the Advisory Group of the Taskforce on Scaling Voluntary Carbon Markets, an initiative launched by Mark Carney, United Nations special envoy for climate and financial advisor to the British government for COP26.
Borsa Italiana declares:
“We welcome Carbonsink to the new Sustainable Finance Partnership network of Borsa Italiana. For several years, Borsa Italiana has been at the forefront to actively promote sustainable finance. Many initiatives have been implemented to support the dialogue within the financial community. Specifically, the Sustainable Finance Partnership has the ambitious goal of fostering the exchange of ideas with Italian leading players in order to develop innovative sustainable finance solutions for the Italian market.”
Andrea Maggiani, Managing Director and Founder, Carbonsink, said:
“We are witnessing a paradigm shift, where an increasing number of large international investors drives the drive towards a low-carbon and resilient economy. The corporate world is facing a decisive challenge: aligning itself with climate science, innovating business models, to remain competitive and attract new investments. For years, Carbonsink is helping companies manage risks and seize the opportunities related to climate change and be at the forefront of mitigating global warming, through ambitious paths such as Net-Zero and TCFD. We are proud to share with Borsa Italiana the commitment to promote concrete actions and disseminate knowledge on these issues in Italy and abroad “.