ESG Consulting Services

Efficient ESG integration, management and informed decision making with bespoke sustainability consulting services and research support at multiple junctures in the value chain across stakeholder groups

ESG & Sustainability Consulting & Advisory Services

In today's increasingly competitive & volatile business environment, ESG factors are progressively playing a pivotal role in directing profitability, operational performance, due diligence practices, and divestments, among other things. SG Analytics' ESG consulting services allow a wide range of stakeholders partake in responsible decision-making and help organizations enhance their sustainability performance.

SG Analytics, one of the leading ESG consulting firms, helps companies focus on strengthening their sustainable performance with its end-to-end support to clients across the globe. We have expertise in improving disclosure quality, assessing sustainability performance, bridging gaps, monitoring progress, and driving resilience to ensure business continuity. Helping businesses realize their market position as leaders and contributing towards increasing their efficiency gains, SG Analytics provides one-stop solution for ESG management goals.

Why SGA

Tailor-made sustainability solutions and flexible engagement models

Bespoke ESG solutions augmented via flexible engagement models aligning with globally reported frameworks and guidelines

Bespoke ESG solutions augmented via flexible engagement models aligning with globally reported frameworks and guidelines

Automation and data analytics capabilities that address unstructured data sets including qualitative information

Consumable and clean data sets powered by automation and data analytics capabilities

Consumable and clean data sets powered by automation and data analytics capabilities

Combination of sustainability research competency and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Combination of sustainability research competency and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Combination of sustainability research competency and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Multi-asset-class expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across different sustainability themes

Multi-asset-class expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across different sustainability themes

Multi-asset-class expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across different sustainability themes

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Tailor-made sustainability solutions and flexible engagement models

Bespoke ESG solutions augmented via flexible engagement models aligning with globally reported frameworks and guidelines

Bespoke ESG solutions augmented via flexible engagement models aligning with globally reported frameworks and guidelines

Automation and data analytics capabilities that address unstructured data sets including qualitative information

Consumable and clean data sets powered by automation and data analytics capabilities

Consumable and clean data sets powered by automation and data analytics capabilities

Combination of sustainability research competency and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Competent ESG research enabled via subject-matter and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Competent ESG research enabled via subject-matter and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Multi-asset-class expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across different sustainability themes

In-depth subject matter expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across holistic ESG performance indicators, sustainability themes and national/global disclosure requirements

In-depth subject matter expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across holistic ESG performance indicators, sustainability themes and national/global disclosure requirements

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

What We Offer

Corporates

SG Analytics

As a part of our ESG services for corporates, we leverage as-is-assessment and gap analysis to enable our clients gain a ‘sustainable' competitive advantage. Across ESG indicators, we assess critical business requirements, sector specific issues, business sustainability impacts & stakeholder preferences. Additionally, we identify disclosure gaps, processes, and governance structures by conducting performance analysis.

  • Materiality Assessment: Identify and evaluate key problems and metrics along environment, economy, and social dimensions
  • Performance Assessment: Analyze and track performance for pre-determined KPIs
  • Maturity Analysis: To define performance gaps, evaluate the maturity of sustainability performance
  • Peer Benchmarking: Among the peers, analyze and comprehend the practices of managing sustainability
  • Critical Analysis: Identify OFIs, make recommendations for improvement, and ensure readiness for efficient reporting and disclosures in compliance with internationally recognised frameworks

ESG Data Platforms & Rating Agencies

SG Analytics

We power global ESG data platforms and rating agencies, for whom we are a leading provider of data aggregation and analysis services. We compile, normalise, and analyse ESG data for equities and bonds across 1,000+ indicators as part of our data aggregation services, in addition to comprehensive ESG controversy research. Cleaning, transforming, and analysing data to draw concrete inferences to facilitate informed decision-making for all stakeholders are all part of our data analysis services.

  • Company level self-disclosed data: ESG reports and disclosures, as well as the company's website and financial filings
  • Publically available data: Websites, NGOs, associations, and third-party reports
  • Controversy Research: Online publications, news, and social media
  • Research Insights: By combining public disclosures with on-the-ground data, uncover actionable insights
  • Peer Benchmarking: With indicators adhering to sectoral & industrial requirements, we conduct comparative study on ESG trends across industry peers
  • Gap Analysis: Enhance business performance by determining the difference between the best possible outcome and the real outcome

Capital Markets

SG Analytics

Through our services, we empower capital market participants to stay ahead of the ‘benchmark’. We have expertise in providing ESG profile commentary as part of these services, which includes an assessment of as-is aspects of ESG integration in asset management. We assist in evaluating ESG performance, which involves assessment of portfolio performance across a variety of parameters and perceptions. In addition, we enable our clients in this segment to ensure stability and resilience during turbulent times by assessing the maturity and preparedness of asset portfolios in terms of compliance with current and upcoming regulatory mandates and norms.

ESG Profile Commentary

  • Selection criteria: ESG screening, Norms based screening, ESG exclusions
  • Management Practices: Evaluation, Implementation, Communications
  • Thematic Indexing: Responsible Investing, Impact Investing

Assessing ESG Performance

  • Peer Benchmarking: Identifying the position in market
  • Controversies/Sentiment Analysis: Social Media engagement, Public perceptions, Controversial litigations

Ensuring resilience during dynamic times

  • Determining the level of readiness of the company to respond to the Guidelines
  • Gap Analysis identifying new avenues for further improvement
  • Formulation of a strategy/framework to construct a road map and concrete processes to guarantee consistency
  • Step-by step approach of implementation guideline required for complying with the framework