Business Wire

2021 DJSI Industry Leaders: Bureau Veritas Confirms Its Leadership Position in the Professional Services Industry Category

Share

Bureau Veritas(Paris:BVI), a world leader in testing, inspection and certification is ranked #1 in the Professional Services Industry category - encompassing the TIC sector - of the 2021 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) Corporate Sustainability Assessment rankings.

The Group achieved a score of 85/100 compared to an industry average of 34/100. Its assessment results range from 85 to 86 in the three criteria: Governance & Economic, Environmental and Social.

Didier Michaud-Daniel, Chief Executive Officer of Bureau Veritas, commented:

We are proud to rank first in our professional category, and count among the world’s sustainability top-performing companies in the DJSI. This recognition reflects Bureau Veritas’ continuous efforts to be a role model in the industry in terms of Sustainability, particularly regarding environmental, social and good governance issues. It illustrates the engagement of our 78,000 Trust Makers, throughout all levels of the company, in contributing to having a positive impact on people and the planet.”

Manjit Jus, Global Head of ESG Research, S&P Global, added:

"We congratulate Bureau Veritas for being included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World. A DJSI distinction is a reflection of being a sustainability leader in your industry. The record number of companies participating in the 2021 S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment is testament to the growing movement for ESG disclosure and transparency."

The DJSI are float-adjusted market capitalization weighted indices that measure the performance of companies selected using environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria.

The DJSI, including the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World), were launched in 1999 as the pioneering series of global sustainability benchmarks available in the market. The index family comprises of global, regional and country benchmarks.

Being named the most responsible company in its industry category, while contending with 43 other companies, is recognition of Bureau Veritas’ commitment to be exemplary in terms of sustainability internally while offering a wide range of sustainability services and solutions through its BV Green Line.

About Bureau Veritas
Bureau Veritas is a world leader in laboratory testing, inspection and certification services. Created in 1828, the Group has more than 78,000 employees located in more than 1,600 offices and laboratories around the globe. Bureau Veritas helps its 400,000 clients improve their performance by offering services and innovative solutions in order to ensure that their assets, products, infrastructure and processes meet standards and regulations in terms of quality, health and safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.
Bureau Veritas is listed on Euronext Paris and belongs to the Next 20 index.
Compartment A, ISIN code FR 0006174348, stock symbol: BVI.
For more information, visit www.bureauveritas.com, and follow us on Twitter (@bureauveritas) and LinkedIn.

Our information is certified with blockchain technology.
Check that this press release is genuine at www.wiztrust.com.

To view this piece of content from cts.businesswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.

Contact information

ANALYST/INVESTOR CONTACTS
Laurent Brunelle
+33 (0)1 55 24 76 09
laurent.brunelle@bureauveritas.com


Florent Chaix
+33 (0)1 55 24 77 80
florent.chaix@bureauveritas.com

MEDIA CONTACTS
Caroline Ponsi Khider
+33 (0)7 52 60 89 78
caroline.ponsi-khider@bureauveritas.com

DGM Conseil
+33 (0)1 40 70 11 89
thomasdeclimens@dgm-conseil.fr
quentin.hua@dgm-conseil.fr

About Business Wire

Business Wire
Business Wire
24 Martin Lane
EC4R 0DR London

+44 20 7626 1982http://www.businesswire.co.uk

(c) 2018 Business Wire, Inc., All rights reserved.

Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in multiplatform press release distribution.

Subscribe to releases from Business Wire

Subscribe to all the latest releases from Business Wire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Latest releases from Business Wire

Wemade Holds Spectacular Event to Celebrate 100 Days Since Global Launch of MIR430.11.2021 03:34:00 CET | Press release

Wemade’s masterpiece mobile MMORPG ‘MIR4’ will hold a spectacular event starting on November 30th, to celebrate the 100th day of its global release. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211129005798/en/ Wemade’s masterpiece mobile MMORPG ‘MIR4’ holds a spectacular event starting on November 30th, to celebrate the 100th day of its global release. It will be held for two weeks and special rewards will be given including Divine Dragon’s Blessing, Enhancement Stones, Summoning Tickets, and a special box containing various materials. While hunting monsters on the Mir continent, players can obtain Dragon Fruits. In addition, Wayfarer Travel tickets will be updated that allow for transfers to a different server. New Spirits will also be updated including Bloodtip Drago, a legendary-grade fire element Spirit, and Leocrat Khun, an epic-grade earth element Spirit. To commemorate the release of new spirits, a Spirit Special S

LabGenius Appoints Dr. Gino Van Heeke as Chief Scientific Officer30.11.2021 01:00:00 CET | Press release

LabGenius, the machine learning (ML)-driven protein engineering company, today announced the appointment of Gino Van Heeke Ph.D. as Chief Scientific Officer (CSO). In this role, Gino will leverage his wealth of drug discovery and development experience to direct LabGenius’ scientific strategy. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211129005436/en/ Dr. Gino Van Heeke Appointed as LabGenius' CSO (Photo: Business Wire) “I’m extremely pleased to welcome Gino to the company as CSO,” said Dr. James Field, Founder and CEO of LabGenius. “Gino is an accomplished scientific leader with an impressive track record of successfully advancing drug candidates into pre-clinical and clinical development.” Gino joins LabGenius from Engitix Therapeutics, where, as CSO, he established a portfolio of projects and initiated the company’s first drug discovery campaign. Before this, Gino was Senior Director, Discovery and Early Development

InVeris Training Solutions Unveils SRCE™ – a Revolutionary, Augmented Reality Training System29.11.2021 20:00:00 CET | Press release

InVeris Training Solutions, the leading provider of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training systems for military, law enforcement agencies and commercial shooting ranges, today unveils SRCE™ (See, Rehearse, Collectively Experience or "Source"), a groundbreaking, augmented reality-based, untethered weapons training simulator. InVeris Training Solutions provides the most advanced augmented reality technology available in a military and law enforcement training simulator, a feat previously thought to be years away by many in the industry. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211129005628/en/ SRCE is the only untethered AR training solution on the market—allowing up to 4 participants to train with simulated weapons and tactical gear. (Photo: Business Wire) "Augmented reality delivers the best of the virtual and real worlds in a way that's fully lifelike, seamless, customizable and economical," said InVeris CE

Verimatrix Launches Streamkeeper To Offer Industry’s First Battle-Ready Cybersecurity Solution Engineered to Hunt Down and Take Out Video Piracy29.11.2021 17:45:00 CET | Press release

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Euronext Paris: VMX) (Paris:VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced the launch of its new Verimatrix StreamkeeperSM solution, a cybersecurity and anti-piracy gamechanger for the media & entertainment industry. Streamkeeper empowers customers to hunt down and take out OTT pirates who steal content such as live sports and premium movie as they are distributed from the source to the endpoint (mobile app/user level). The solution includes Verimatrix's all-new CounterspySM technology -- the autonomous injection of an anti-piracy and app protection security agent that utilizes the company’s proprietary zero code technology which allows customers to add deep, defensive countermeasures, plus monitor their clients without the hassle of a huge integration effort. Integration efforts have also been reduced dramatically, from months to minutes, accompanying numerous operator benefits ranging from a reducti

Introducing ThreatConnect 6.4 - Improving Threat Intelligence Processes and SOC Metrics29.11.2021 17:31:00 CET | Press release

ThreatConnect Inc.®, the leader in enabling a risk led and intelligence-driven security is announcing ThreatConnect 6.4, which introduces new capabilities that allow security operations and cyber threat intelligence (CTI) analysts to get useful context faster during investigations and to better measure team efficiencies. ThreatConnect combines its Threat Intelligence Platform (TIP) and Security Orchestration and Automation platform (SOAR), creating a continuous feedback loop that helps make Intelligence-Driven Operations a reality. This latest product release builds upon the foundation of Intelligence-Driven Operations, empowering the workflow of threat intelligence and security operations teams individually and together. The 6.4 release helps CTI and security operations center (SOC) teams get more context quickly, enabling faster investigations for both. CTI teams are enabled to more easily build and maintain a dynamic threat library, while updated dashboards allow SOC and IR leaders

ESI Group Unveils Its New Leadership Team29.11.2021 17:00:00 CET | Press release

Regulatory News: ESI Group (ISIN Code: FR0004110310, Symbol: ESI) (Paris:ESI) announces today the completion of its new leadership team from seasoned professionals from the current organization and the appointment of Ajit Gokhale as Executive Vice-president Engineering. Cristel de Rouvray, Chief Executive Officer of ESI Group says: "With the release of our “OneESI 2024 – Focus to Grow” plan two months ago, we are engaged in a profound transformation. To lead our Group and this transformational effort, I can count on the full support of my new Leadership Team which is composed of nine impressive, complementary and highly experienced individuals. I’m also proud to welcome in our team Ajit Gokhale who will play a key role in our organization and more specifically in our software engineering strategy and execution. Together, we are entirely committed to bring our company to the next level and to transform it as one of the key leading software partners for industry.” Creation of a new leade

Gilead and AWS Collaborate on Development and Delivery of New Medicines for Patients29.11.2021 15:00:00 CET | Press release

Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced that Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD), a biopharmaceutical company advancing innovative medicines to prevent and treat life-threatening diseases, has selected AWS as its preferred cloud provider. Innovating on AWS and with the help of AWS experts and partners in healthcare and life sciences, Gilead provides its data scientists with the latest advances in machine learning and analytics. These capabilities fuel data-driven decision making across the organization—from biomarker discovery through manufacturing and clinical trial recruitment—and deliver insights that can help Gilead refine its drug pipeline. The company also relies on AWS to host all workloads for its enterprise resource planning (ERP) transformation project to implement SAP S/4HANA. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211129005047/en/ “With AWS as our pre