View all Publications

2013 Private Equity ESG Survey

Author: Pitchbook
Date: June 2013

Drawing on information from more than 100 GP and LP respondents, PitchBook’s 2013 Private Equity ESG Survey examines how a broad spectrum of PE professionals are addressing various ESG issues at both the firm and portfolio company levels. Sponsored by RR Donnelley, this report reveals what’s driving the push towards ESG initiatives, identifies a set of best practices, and offers a host of resources for investors looking to bolster their ESG program.
 Some of the key questions explored in the report include:

From the GP Perspective:  What percentage of PE firms have ESG programs today?
 What factors are driving ESG efforts?
From the LP Perspective:  Why do ESG issues matter?
 What areas are LPs most concerned with when it comes to ESG?

Geography: Global

Type of study: Consulting research

Relevant for: LP, GP All, Fund of funds, Associate