Are You Conducting ESG Counterparty Due Diligence?


Singapore White Collar attorneys Yuet Ming Tham and Sam Johnson write in CEP Magazine examining the value of ESG counterparty due diligence and how it should be conducted. In the article, they also focus on the implications of ineffective ESG due diligence, considering potential reputational/business damage and looking at recent legislative activity that suggests heightened expectations by regulators, shareholders, and board members as to how businesses assess ESG risk.