For over a decade, Wendel’s Sustainable Development Team and ESG Committee have been implementing and developing initiatives to increase the Group’s ESG performance as well as transparency and the quality of its extra-financial information. Since 2019, Wendel’s long-standing efforts have been recognized by the external extra-financial ratings agencies that have assessed the performance of Wendel.
Summary of Wendel’s extra-financial ratings in 2022
Score of 72/100
Wendel is the only French company in the Diversified Financials sector to be present in the World and Europe indices
Ranked among industry leaders
Classified as “Negligible Risk”
#1 among its peers with the same level of market capitalization
Top 50 ESG Performer
“Climate change management” level
Score of 81/100
Score of 3.4/5
Above the industry average (2.4/5)
C+ rating, Prime status
Among the top 10% of companies in the sector & the most transparent companies
Score of 58/100
Ranked 5th in its sector
Transparency Award CAC Mid 60
Wendel was also nominated for the Grand Prix de la Brochure de convocation and the Grand Prix SBF 120 (all categories).
Grand Prix de la Transparence 2021 (Grand Prize for Transparency), toutes catégories (all categories).
Wendel was also nominated for the prix Charte Ethique (Ethics Charter prize) as well as the Grand Prix de l’information extra-financière (Grand Prize for Extra-financial Information).
2022 Trophies for best shareholder relations from Le Revenu magazine
Jury’s Special Prize in the CAC Mid 60 category
9th place of the SBF120’s 2021 ranking of women in corporate leadership positions
France’s Secretary of State for Equality between Women and Men commissioned the consulting firm ConvictionsRH to conduct the barometer.