By Yusra Sarkar
ICAEW inteviews Sally Orton, ZEDRA Group CFO.
“I truly hope that the climate crisis is seen as a business issue,” says Orton. “As finance professionals, we should be able to help solve this crisis.”
The last couple of decades has seen plenty of activity to try to support finance professionals who operate at the interface with climate issues, including efforts from accounting bodies. These efforts have had mixed success, but we may finally be arriving at the point where it is clear that business, accounting for business, climate and human capital are inextricably linked.