ESG Consulting Services

Bespoke sustainability consulting services and research support aiding informed decision making and efficient ESG integration and management at multiple junctures in the value chain across stakeholder groups

Why leverage our ESGadvisory services?

In today’s dynamically evolving business space, ESG factors are consistently playing a crucial role in directing profitability, operational efficiency, due diligence practices and divestments, among others. SG Analytics’ ESG consulting services enable a variety of stakeholders to take a step toward responsible decision-making, and help organizations boost their sustainable performance.


As one of the leading ESG consulting firms, SG Analytics’ research and consulting services help businesses institutionalize sustainable performance. We provide end-to-end support to our clients spanning globally. We specialize in assessing sustainability performance, monitoring progress, improving disclosure quality, bridging gaps, and driving resilience to ensure business continuity. SG Analytics’ one-stop solution for ESG management goals helps organizations realize their market position as leaders and contribute to their efficiency gains.

Why SGA

Tailor-made sustainability solutions and flexible engagement models

Bespoke ESG solutions augmented via flexible engagement models aligning with globally reported frameworks and guidelines

Bespoke ESG solutions augmented via flexible engagement models aligning with globally reported frameworks and guidelines

Automation and data analytics capabilities that address unstructured data sets including qualitative information

Consumable and clean data sets powered by automation and data analytics capabilities

Consumable and clean data sets powered by automation and data analytics capabilities

Combination of sustainability research competency and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Combination of sustainability research competency and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Combination of sustainability research competency and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Multi-asset-class expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across different sustainability themes

Multi-asset-class expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across different sustainability themes

Multi-asset-class expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across different sustainability themes

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Tailor-made sustainability solutions and flexible engagement models

Bespoke ESG solutions augmented via flexible engagement models aligning with globally reported frameworks and guidelines

Bespoke ESG solutions augmented via flexible engagement models aligning with globally reported frameworks and guidelines

Automation and data analytics capabilities that address unstructured data sets including qualitative information

Consumable and clean data sets powered by automation and data analytics capabilities

Consumable and clean data sets powered by automation and data analytics capabilities

Combination of sustainability research competency and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Competent ESG research enabled via subject-matter and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Competent ESG research enabled via subject-matter and language proficiency across 12 Asian and European languages

Multi-asset-class expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across different sustainability themes

In-depth subject matter expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across holistic ESG performance indicators, sustainability themes and national/global disclosure requirements

In-depth subject matter expertise and research experience for 20,000+ issuers across holistic ESG performance indicators, sustainability themes and national/global disclosure requirements

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

Analytical capabilities enabling end-to-end ESG management and integration

What We Offer

Corporates

SG Analytics

Our ESG services for corporates enable our clients attain ‘sustainable’ edge leveraging our offerings which include as-is-assessment and gap analysis. We assess critical business requirements, sector specific issues, business sustainability impacts & stakeholder preference across ESG indicators. We also conduct performance analysis to identify gaps in disclosures, processes, and governance structures.

  • Materiality Assessment: Define and analyze key issues and metrics along economic, environment and social dimensions
  • Performance Assessment: Analyze and measure performance for defined KPIs
  • Corporate Performance Analysis: Evaluate maturity of sustainability performance to identify gaps in performance
  • Peer Benchmarking: Analyze and understand the practices of managing sustainability among the peers
  • Critical Analysis: Identify OFIs, recommend change and preparedness for effective reporting and disclosures in line with globally acknowledged framework

ESG Data Platforms & Rating Agencies

SG Analytics

We are the engine behind global ESG data platforms and rating agencies to whom we provide data aggregation and data analysis services. As part of our data aggregation services, we collect, normalize, and interpret ESG data for equities and bonds across 1,000+ indicators alongside comprehensive ESG controversy research. Our data analysis services comprise cleaning, transforming and analyzing data to derive meaningful inferences to enable informed decision making for all stakeholders.

  • Company level self-disclosed data: ESG reports and disclosures & website and financial filings
  • Publically available data: NGOs, associations, third party reports and websites
  • Controversy Research: Social media, news, online publications
  • Research Insights: Unveil actionable insights by clubbing public disclosures along with on- the-ground information
  • Peer Benchmarking: Comparative study on ESG trends across industry peers with indicators conforming sectoral & industrial requirements
  • Gap Analysis: Improve business efficiency by evaluation of the difference between the best possible outcome and the actual outcome

Capital Markets

SG Analytics

We help capital market participants stay ahead of the ‘benchmark' by leveraging our services. As part of these services we provide them with ESG profile commentary which comprises assessment of as-is-aspects of ESG integration in asset management. We help in assessing ESG performance which includes portfolio performance assessment across a wide range of parameters and perceptions. Further, we help our clients in this segment in ensuring resilience during dynamic times by understanding the maturity and preparedness of asset portfolios with respect to their alignment with the current and upcoming regulatory mandates and norms.

ESG Profile Commentary

  • Selection criteria: ESG screening, Norms based screening, ESG exclusions
  • Management Practices: Evaluation, Implementation, Communications
  • Thematic Indexing: Responsible Investing, Impact Investing

Assessing ESG Performance

  • Peer Benchmarking: Understanding market position
  • Controversies/Sentiment Analysis: Public perceptions, Social Media engagement, Controversial litigations

Ensuring resilience during dynamic times

  • Assessing level of preparedness of the organization to be able to adapt to the Guidelines
  • Gap Analysis highlighting opportunities for further improvement
  • Strategy/Framework formulation to create a road map and tangible processes to ensure alignment
  • Implementation guideline with step-by step approach for adhering to the framework