ESG Pro


The ESG Professionals Group is dedicated to professionals who are actively involved in reporting on environmental, social, or governance impact.



The ESG Pro Group fosters networking among members, promotes industry thought leadership, and provides unique opportunities for members to share best practices. 

As a member, you will:

  • Gain access to our membership directory and other exclusive resources to help you excel in your career
  • Hear from peers and thought leaders on how they are dealing with current challenges, and learn best practices
  • Expand your network of sustainability reporting professionals

There is no cost to join, and membership gives you access to a broad network of other like-minded professionals while helping you increase your value and influence across your organization. Membership is limited to in-house employees of companies focused on financial and sustainability reporting. Academics, auditors, consultants, recruiters, and vendors are not eligible for membership in the group.

Join the premier community of professionals who are actively involved with ESG reporting  processes.



WHAT WE DO

The ESG Professionals Group meets quarterly to discuss challenging issues facing sustainability reporting professionals. 

About the ESG Professionals Group

  • Brings professionals together in a collaborative, congenial environment

  • Provides cutting-edge, practical information on highly technical, challenging reporting issues

  • Helps members share case studies and hands-on experience to make on-the-job challenges manageable

  • Shares technology solutions that streamline and enhance reporting processes

  • Facilitates member-driven community discussions that provide advice and resources on relevant and timely topics

MEMBERSHIP IS EXCLUSIVE

The ESG Professionals Group is a members-only, invitation-only group for individuals involved in overseeing or preparing sustainability reports.

Meeting conversations are off the record and remain within the group.

On average, members include two or more reporting professionals per company. We encourage the entire team to join.

Added Value for Members - CPE Credits

The ESG Professionals Group offers complimentary CPE credits to members who attend our meetings or participate remotely in the webcast.

PROFESSIONAL CONNECTIONS

So that members may connect with each other outside of quarterly meetings, a confidential, password-protected membership directory has been created on the Professional Groups Community. 

There is no charge to join the ESG Professionals Group or to attend meetings. Our sponsors underwrite the cost of programs and events.


FAQs

Q: What is the purpose of the group?

A: The purpose of the group is to create a platform for networking, sharing best practices, providing industry knowledge, and discussing real world challenges. We provide a safe forum for members to learn and connect with each other on ESG processes

Q: Who is eligible to participate?

A: This is a members-only, invitation-only professional group. Membership is limited to in-house employees of companies focused on ESG reporting. Academics, auditors, consultants, recruiters, and vendors are not eligible for membership in the group.  

Q: What is the cost?

A: There are no fees to join the group, participate in our in-person or virtual events, or receive CPE. Our sponsors provide support for the organization.     

Q: How are the events organized?

A: Webinars are held quarterly to discuss a range of industry-related issues. All conversations are off the record and remain confidential among group members. Women in finance and accounting leadership events are hosted throughout the year in various markets. Our Executive Advisors provide guidance on topics. 

Q: When are events held?

A: Events are held on a quarterly basis. View upcoming events here.

Q: Why should I join?

A: When you join the ESG Professionals Group you will:

  • Gain access to our membership directory and other exclusive resources to help you excel in your career

  • Hear from peers and thought leaders on how they are dealing with current challenges, and learn best practices

  • Expand your network of ESG reporting professionals

You will also have the opportunity to:

  • Reconnect with former colleagues​ and friends

  • Enhance your LinkedIn profile and professional status

  • Build your annual CPE credits

Q: What is the role of a sponsor?

A: Organizations will be considered for sponsorship if they have the ability to advance the mission of the ESG Professionals Group, (i.e., membership growth, industry expertise, financial and in-kind support, including hosting meetings and events).

Sponsors are invited to: 

  • Attend and provide expertise at quarterly events

  • Share marketing materials, white papers, and collateral at quarterly in-person meetings and webinars

  • Company's logo will be displayed and a link to sponsor website on home page of ESG Professionals Group website

Sponsors are expected to actively promote the ESG Professionals Group to clients in their professional circles.

Sponsors do not have access to the membership directory or the ESG Pro Group forum.