May 19, 2021
How private equity can plan for climate risk with confidence
As private equity firms pivot to an increased focus on sustainability, they must also pivot to a long-term, forward-thinking mindset. For an industry accustomed to using historical data to project the next four to five years, this is no simple task; however, it is an existential one. Climate change will mean our world looks very different in a decade regardless of the action we take (or don’t take), and private equity firms are uniquely equipped to lead this mission, should they choose to accept it. Scenario planning can illuminate how well an asset is positioned for growth in a world of accelerating climate change. An EY article provides details.