Insight of the Week: Most Recognized Corporate Sustainability Leaders

Most Recognized Corporate Sustainability Leaders

% Experts, Total Mentions, Unprompted 2020

Unilever, Patagonia and IKEA once again hold the top three positions among the most recognized corporate sustainability leaders according to sustainability professionals. Microsoft and Ørsted enter the top ten this year. Natura &Co and Tata are the only companies based outside of Europe and North America to appear on the list of the highest-ranked companies.


  • Question wording: What specific companies do you think are leaders in integrating sustainability into their business strategy? Please enter a maximum of 3 companies in the spaces provided.
  • Data Source: GlobeScan / SustainAbility Survey of over 700 experts representing business, government, NGOs and academia across 71 countries to evaluate the progress of the sustainability agenda and the companies and organizations experts perceive to be leaders since 1997.

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